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DOE University Consortium EARNEST Kickoff
January 30, 2024

Saurabh Amin
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Nils Angliviel de La Beaumelle
Ph.D. Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Inês Azevedo
Associate Professor of Energy Science Engineering and by courtesy, of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Venkat Banunarayanan
Vice President of Integrated Grid, National Rural Electric Cooperatives Association

Sally Benson
Precourt Family Professor, Professor of Energy Science Engineering and Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment

Anjan Bose
Regents Professor, Distinguished Professor in Power, Washington State University

Joshua Byrnes
Board Member, Iowa Utilities Board

Claudio Cañizares
Professor, Executive Director of the Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy, University of Waterloo

Jeff Dagle
Chief Electrical Engineer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Priya Donti
Assistant Professor, MIT EECS and LIDS; Co-founder and Chair, Climate Change AI

Roland Horne
Director, Precourt Institute for Energy and Thomas Davies Barrow Professor

Holmes Hummel, PhD

Holmes Hummel, PhD
Managing Director Energy Equity & Just Transitions, Precourt Institute for Energy

Tracey LeBeau
Administrator and Chief Executive Officer, Western Area Power Administration

Yulia Liu
Governor’s Chair for Power Electronics, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Federico López de Alba
Federal Electricity Commission, Mexico

Kevin Lynn
Director, Grid Modernization, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office, U.S. Department of Energy

Arun Majumdar

Arun Majumdar
Dean, Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability, Jay Precourt Professor, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, of Energy Science & Engineering, of Photon Science

James McCalley
Professor in Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University

Liang Min
Managing Director Bits & Watts Initiative, Precourt Institute for Energy

Chad Nordlum
Energy Project Manager, Native Village of Kotzebue, Alaska

Ram Rajagopal

Ram Rajagopal
Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and of Electrical Engineering

Lisa Redsteer
Engineering Outreach Coordinator, Northwest Indian College

Dan Reicher
Senior Research Scholar, Stanford Woods Institute for Environment

Alice Busching Reynolds
President, California Public Utilities Commission

Gene Rodrigues
Assistant Secretary for Electricity, Office of Electricity, U.S. Department of Energy

Leon Roose
Chief Technologist, GridSTART, University of Hawaii

Mari Rose Taruc
Energy Justice Director, California Environmental Justice Alliance

Kamran Tehranchi
Ph.D. Student, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Quynh Tran
Power Systems Engineer, University of Hawaii

Eugene Tso
Deputy Director for U.S. and Americas in the Bilateral Affairs Division of Natural Resources, Canada

Parth Vaishnav
Assistant Professor, Sustainable Systems, Climate + Energy, University of Michigan

Oscar Vázquez Montiel
Director of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Technological Infrastructure, Institute of Innovation and Technology Transfer (I2T2) of Nuevo Leon

Mani Venkatasubramanian

Mani Venkatasubramanian
Boeing Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering, Washington State University

David Victor

David Victor
Professor; Peter Cowhey Center on Global Transformation Chair in Innovation and Public Policy
UC San Diego

Michael Wara
Senior Research Scholar, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Michelle Wilber
Research Engineer, University of Alaska Fairbanks