Meet the Team

Deputy Director
PhD student, Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
Senior Natural Resource Analyst, Policy Analysis Group - University of Idaho
Global Energy Markets and Policy, Google
Managing Editor of the Journal
Assistant Professor, Disaster and Emergency Management, York University
Climate and Energy Analyst
Conservation scientist
Senior Research Analyst, Energy Program
Sustainable Agriculture Specialist at the National Center for Appropriate Technology
Postdoctoral Environmental Fellow, Harvard University
Energy for Growth Fellow
Deputy Director, Center for Strategic & International Studies
PhD student, UCSB Bren School
Master's student, MIT
Government Engagement Lead, Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution at World Economic Forum
Consultant at National Economic Research Associates
Senior UX Designer - Data Products, Salesforce
Master's Candidate, Sciences Po Paris and the University of Tokyo
Ph.D. Student
PhD student, Energy and Resources Group, UC Berkeley
Research Fellow, The Property and Environment Research Center
Researcher, Social Policy, Defence Research and Development Canada
Clean energy consultant
Director, S&P Global
PhD Candidate/Research Scientist, ETH Zurich


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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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