L. Val Giddings joins ITIF as Senior Fellow after nearly three decades of experience in science and regulatory policy relating to biotechnology innovations in agriculture and biomedicine. He works with ITIF to bring intellectual leadership to examination of the constraints inhibiting innovations in these areas, and devising remedies to those constraints. Read more »
Matthew Stepp is a Senior Policy Analyst with the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF). Matthew researches, analyzes and comments on a number of issues related to climate and energy policy, including innovation ecosystems, renewable energy, carbon pricing, deployment subsidies, transportation technologies, international climate negotiations, the National Laboratories, the Department of Energy, ARPA-E, federal research, and the role of states in energy innovation. Read more »
Luke Stewart is an economic analyst at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. Prior to joining ITIF, he worked in business property appraisal, banking, and computer manufacturing. Luke earned a B.A. with highest honors in economics from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2009.
Kathryn Angstadt is the chief of staff to the president at ITIF. She graduated from Georgetown University in 2010 with a B.A. in Arabic language studies and a minor in Business with a concentration in Finance. Kathryn spent a semester studying Arabic at the American University in Cairo.
Stephen Ezell is a Senior Analyst with the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), with a focus on innovation policy, science and technology policy, international competitiveness, and trade, manufacturing, and services issues. He is the co-author with Dr. Robert Atkinson of Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage(Yale, September 2012). Mr. Read more »