Meet the Team

Founder and Executive Director
Deputy Director
Director of Operations
Director of Climate and Energy
Director for Energy and Development
Director of Communications
Director of Food and Agriculture
Director of Events
Senior Climate and Energy Analyst
Senior Research Analyst, Energy Program
Senior Energy Analyst
Food and Agriculture Analyst
Digital Communications Associate
Food and Agriculture Analyst
Food and Agriculture Analyst
Food and Agriculture Analyst


Cutting-edge policy research at one of the country's most intellectually challenging think tanks. Fellowship and friendships that last a lifetime.

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The Breakthrough Institute is an environmental research center based in Oakland, California. Our research focuses on identifying and promoting technological solutions to environmental and human development challenges in three areas: energy, conservation, and food and farming.

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