Shi, Yi currently serves as the Digital Manager of the Yale Center for Business and Environment, as well as the Digital Marketing Manager of the Clean Energy Finance Forum. He also serves as the Editor-in-Chief of Yale Environment Review, a master's student-run online publication. Shi is passionate about using renewable energy/energy efficiency financing to increase climate resilience in urban areas. He believes that effective communication and partnership-building are the key solutions to addressing climate change and environmental deterioration. Shi received his Bachelor’s degrees in Physics and Society & Environment from the University of California, Berkeley in 2014. Shi is a violinist, a singer, an actor, a playwright, a writer, and an educator.