Department of Public Policy, Rochester Institute of Technology
Dr. Ron Hira is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Public Policy at Rochester Institute of Technology where he specializes in policy issues on technological innovation, offshoring, high-skill immigration, and the American engineering workforce. Ron is also a Research Associate with the Economic Policy Institute in Washington, DC. Read more »
Kevin Finneran is director of the Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy (COSEPUP) at the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in Washington, DC, and editor-in-chief of Issues in Science and Technology, a quarterly policy magazine published jointly by the National Academies, Arizona State University, and the University of Texas at Dallas. Read more »
Prof. Sanal Mazvancheryl is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at American University’s Kogod School of Business where he teaches undergraduate, MBA and Masters Courses. His previous academic experience includes full time faculty appointments at Georgetown University, University of Maryland, and the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He has also taught internationally at MBA programs at Seoul National University (Korea) and INSEAD (France). Read more »
Peter L. Singer graduated in 2013 from Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota with a Bachelor of Arts in History and a minor in Political Science. He is currently a Science and Technology Policy Fellow at the MIT Washington Office.
Martin A. Sullivan, chief economist, is an expert on federal tax reform. He is a contributing editor for Tax Analysts’ daily and weekly publications. Sullivan has written over 500 economic analyses for Tax Analysts and is the author of two books on tax reform, including the recent Corporate Tax Reform: Taxing Profits in the 21st Century. He is also a regular contributor to Tax Analysts’ blog and Forbes.com. He has testified before Congress on numerous occasions. Previously, Sullivan taught economics at Rutgers University and served as a staff economist at the U.S. Read more »
Steven Pearlstein, a Pulitzer-prize winning business and economics columnist for the Washington Post, joined the GMU faculty as Robinson Professor of Public and International Affairs in the fall of 2011. His route to university teaching has been an unconventional one. After several years as a reporter for small newspapers in New Hampshire, he moved to Washington to serve as administrative assistant to members of the House and Senate. He was a TV reporter for public television in Boston, senior editor at Inc. Read more »
Ed Markey was born in Malden, Massachusetts, on July 11, 1946. He attended Boston College (B.A., 1968) and Boston College Law School (J.D., 1972). He was elected to the Massachusetts State House in 1972, where he served two terms representing Malden and Melrose. Markey was elected in 1976 to the U.S. House of Representatives, where he served 18 terms, rising to become the Chairman of the Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, Ranking Democratic Member of the Natural Resources Committee, and the second ranking Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Read more »
Amanda Kibbe is an Energy Policy Intern at ITIF. Prior to joining ITIF, she earned her B.S. in Meteorology, and her M.S. in Integrated Scientific Applications, with a specialization in Climate Science Applications from Millersville University.
Dan Radomski is Vice President, Industry and Venture Development, at NextEnergy. Radomski’s key responsibilities are to oversee the development, delivery and revenue generation of NextEnergy’s value chain analysis and supplier diversification services to suppliers, ventures, and OEMs operating in relevant advanced energy sectors in the state of Michigan. Prior to joining NextEnergy, Radomski was owner of Kinetik Partners, a premier clean energy market strategy and technology commercialization firm with offices in Detroit and Barcelona, Spain. Read more »
As vice president of CleanTECH San Diego, Jason Anderson leads several initiatives critical to the mission of the organization, including the EDGE biofuels initiative, advocacy efforts, and economic development programs. In addition, Anderson is President & CEO of the Cleantech Education Foundation, designed to develop education and workforce development programs aligned with the mission of CleanTECH San Diego. In 2012, Anderson was appointed by the Mayor of San Diego to the City's Sustainable Energy Advisory Board (SEAB). Read more »