Staff

Ted Nordhaus

Co-founder and Executive Director

Board of Directors

Hafeezah Abdullah

Events and Development Director

Alex Trembath

Communications Director

Generation Fellow
2011

Grace Emery

Production Manager

Emma Brush

Staff Editor

Generation Fellow
2016

Dan Blaustein-Rejto

Food and Agriculture Analyst

Jameson McBride

Energy and Climate Analyst, Breakthrough Institute

Generation Fellow
2017

James McNamara

Conservation Analyst

Generation Fellow
2016

Grace Choi

Operations Director

Jessica Lovering

Director of Energy

Generation Fellow
2011

Linus Blomqvist

Director of Conservation

Generation Fellow

Michael Goff

Energy Analyst

Board of Directors

Tom Riley

Head of Finance, Seattle Sounders FC

Board of Directors

Matt Winkler

Chairman and Founder, Asuragen

Board of Directors

Tisha Schuller

Principal, Adamantine Energy

Board of Directors

Ross Koningstein

Director Emeritus, Google Inc.

Board of Directors

Bill Budinger

Founding Director, Rodel Foundations

Board of Directors

Reihan Salam

Non-fiction Writer and Policy Analyst

Board of Directors

Rachel Pritzker

President, Pritzker Innovation Fund

Board of Directors

Stewart Brand

Cofounder and President, Long Now Foundation

Board of Directors
Senior Fellow

Ted Nordhaus

Co-founder and Executive Director

Board of Directors

Ray Rothrock

Partner Emeritus, Venrock

Board of Directors

Senior Fellows

Jayson Lusk

Food and Agricultural Economist

Senior Fellow
2017

Maureen Ogle

Author and Historian

Senior Fellow
2017

Samir Saran

Vice President, Observer Research Foundation

Senior Fellow
2017

Kenneth Cassman

Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture, University of Nebraska

Senior Fellow
2017

Pamela Ronald

Professor of Plant Pathology, University of California, Davis

Senior Fellow
2016

David Lea

Climate Scientist and Professor of Earth Science, University of California, Santa Barbara

Senior Fellow
2016

Rachel Slaybaugh

Assistant Professor of Nuclear Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

Senior Fellow
2017

Iddo Wernick

Research Associate, Program for the Human Environment at The Rockefeller University

Senior Fellow
2015

Steve Fuller

Auguste Comte Professor of Social Epistemology

Senior Fellow
2016

Chris Foreman

Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Senior Fellow
2011

Stewart Brand

Cofounder and President, Long Now Foundation

Board of Directors
Senior Fellow

John Asafu-Adjaye

Associate Professor, University of Queensland

Senior Fellow

Joyashree Roy

Professor of Economics, Jadavpur University, ICSSR National Fellow

Senior Fellow
2014

Gwyneth Cravens

Journalist/Author; Moderator: Dialogue 2012

Senior Fellow
2013

Richard Lester

Head of the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Senior Fellow
2014

Ruth DeFries

Denning Family Professor of Sustainable Development, Columbia University

Senior Fellow
2016

Michelle Marvier

Professor, Santa Clara University

Senior Fellow
2013

Siddhartha Shome

Senior Technical Consultant, PTC

Senior Fellow
2009

David McGrath

Associate Scientist, Woods Hole Research Center

Senior Fellow
2013

Burton Richter

Nobel Prize physicist

Senior Fellow
2012

Peter Kareiva

Chief Scientist and Vice President, The Nature Conservancy

Senior Fellow
2011

Jane Long

Senior Fellow
2012

Marty Hoffert

Professor Emeritus, New York University

Senior Fellow
2008

Martin Lewis

Senior Lecturer in International History

Senior Fellow
2014

Barry Brook

Professor of Environmental Sustainability, University of Tasmania

Senior Fellow
2012

Mark Sagoff

Professor of Philosophy and Senior Fellow of the Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy, GMU

Senior Fellow
2012

Daniel Sarewitz

Co-Director & Professor, Arizona State University

Senior Fellow
2010

Erle Ellis

Professor, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Senior Fellow
2012

Tom Wigley

Scientist, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Senior Fellow
2012

Paul Robbins

Director, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Senior Fellow
2013

Jim Proctor

Professor, Lewis & Clark College

Senior Fellow
2008

Roger Pielke, Jr.

Professor, University of Colorado at Boulder

Senior Fellow
2008

Dalton Conley

Professor, New York University

Senior Fellow
2008

Bill Chaloupka

Professor Emeritus, Colorado State University

Senior Fellow
2008

Frank Laird

Associate Professor, University of Denver

Senior Fellow
2009

David Douglas

Vice President, Applied Invention

Senior Fellow
2009

Bill Weihl

Manager of Energy Efficiency and Sustainability, Facebook

Senior Fellow
2010

Gregory Nemet

Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Senior Fellow
2010

Chris Green

Professor, McGill University

Senior Fellow
2010

Harry Saunders

Managing Director, Decision Processes Incorporated

Senior Fellow
2011

Steve Rayner

Director, Institute for Science, Innovation & Society, U. Oxford

Senior Fellow
2011

Fred Block

Research Professor of Sociology, University of CA Davis

Senior Fellow
2011

Mel Guymon

Product Lead at Google

Senior Fellow
2013

Pascal Bruckner

Author

Senior Fellow
2014

Per Peterson

Floyd Professor of Nuclear Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

Senior Fellow
2014

Fellows

George Livingston

Generation Fellow
2016

Kartikeya Singh

2012

Generation Fellow

Yael Borofsky

2009

Generation Fellow

Jeff Kessler

2011

Generation Fellow

Dina Abdulhadi

2013

Generation Fellow

Loren King

Senior Innovation Analyst

Generation Fellow
2012

Diana Kool

Generation Fellow
2016

Shaiyra Devi

Analyst

Generation Fellow
2015

Alex Trembath

Communications Director

Generation Fellow
2011

Emma Brush

Staff Editor

Generation Fellow
2016

Xi Wang

Generation Fellow
2014

Mark Nelson

Generation Fellow
2016

Jameson McBride

Energy and Climate Analyst, Breakthrough Institute

Generation Fellow
2017

James McNamara

Conservation Analyst

Generation Fellow
2016

Joanna Calabrese

Generation Fellow
2008

Marian Swain

Generation Fellow
2013

Samuel Brinton

Generation Fellow
2014

Aden Van Noppen

2007

Generation Fellow

Alex Aki

2013

Generation Fellow

Jesse Jenkins

Graduate Student, MIT

Generation Fellow

Rachel Barge

2008

Generation Fellow

Ashley Lin

2008

Generation Fellow

Devon Swezey

2009

Generation Fellow

Juliana Williams

2009

Generation Fellow

Oliver Kerr

2013

Generation Fellow

James Burgess

2009

Generation Fellow

Rachel Young

2010

Generation Fellow

Torrey Beek

Breakthrough Generation Fellow 2014

Generation Fellow
2014

Crystal Yeh

Generation Fellow
2015

Jonathan Crowder

Generation Fellow
2014

Jack Shaked

Program Assistant

Generation Fellow
2015

Matthew Stepp

2010

Generation Fellow

Nora Ankrum

Generation Fellow
2015

Patricia Levi

2012

Generation Fellow

Jessica Lovering

Director of Energy

Generation Fellow
2011

Luke Lavin

2013

Generation Fellow

Eric Kennedy

Generation Fellow
2014

Tyler Norris

Generation Fellow

Amy Meyer

2013

Generation Fellow

Leigh Ewbank

2009

Generation Fellow

Alexandra Tweedie

2010

Generation Fellow

Lindsay Meisel

2008

Generation Fellow

Daniel Spitzberg

Generation Fellow
2009

Shawn Regan

Generation Fellow
2014

Shawna Russo

2010

Generation Fellow

Erik Funkhouser

2013

Generation Fellow

Madeline Tyson

2010

Generation Fellow

Lindsey Franklin

2008

Generation Fellow

Linus Blomqvist

Director of Conservation

Generation Fellow

Alisha Fowler

2008

Generation Fellow

Brian Sergi

2012

Generation Fellow

Sara Mansur

2010

Generation Fellow

Mark Caine

Special Assistant for Energy and Economy, African Union Commission

Generation Fellow
2010

Nick Murray

2011

Generation Fellow

Genevieve Bennett

2008

Generation Fellow

Zbigniew Grabowski

2012

Generation Fellow

Tom Keen

2013

Generation Fellow

Johanna Peace

2009

Generation Fellow

Johannes Ackva

2012

Generation Fellow

David Mitchell

2010

Generation Fellow

Jacob Fox

2012

Generation Fellow

Helen Aki

2008

Generation Fellow

Michael Burman-Fink

2011

Generation Fellow

Max Luke

Generation Fellow

Canaan Reeverts

Generation Fellow
2015

Kinnari Shah

Generation Fellow
2014

Nima Veiseh

2012

Generation Fellow

William Oman

2009

Generation Fellow

Adam Zemel

Generation Fellow
2008

Arthur Yip

Generation Fellow
2014

Chris Knight

Generation Fellow
2008

Adam Rodrique

2008

Generation Fellow

Ray Thornton

2010

Generation Fellow

Suzanne Waldman

Generation Fellow
2015

Seigi Karasaki

Conservation Analyst

Generation Fellow
2014

Matthew MacCaughey

Generation Fellow
2015

Jacqueline Ho

Generation Fellow
2014