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Catherine Radford Zoi

Catherine Radford Zoi

Precourt Energy Scholar, Precourt Institute for Energy

Cathy Zoi is co-founder and president of Odyssey. She is also an adjunct professor and Precourt Energy Scholar at Stanford. Previously, Cathy was assistant secretary of energy in the Obama administration. She was the founding CEO of SunEdison Frontier Power, the Alliance for Climate Protection, and the Sustainable Energy Development Authority. Cathy has been an investor (Silver Lake and Bayard Capital) and a company director, and is currently on the boards of Sunco and Ice Energy. She was chief of staff for environmental policy in the Clinton White House and pioneered the Energy Star program at the U.S. Enivornmental Protection Protection Agency. Cathy has a B.S. in geology from Duke University and an M.S. in engineering from Dartmouth.