External Advisory Board

The University of Michigan Energy Institute External Advisory Board is composed of entrepreneurs, energy industry representatives, national lab leadership, and the research community. Together, this group advises the Energy Institute on its progress, mission, and challenges ahead. External Advisory Board members are:
Gerard Anderson
Gerard Anderson
President and CEO, DTE Energy
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Severin Borenstein
Energy Institute Director, University of California
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Phyllis Cuttino
Director, Clean Energy Program at The Pew Charitable Trusts
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John Denniston
Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers
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Mark Finley
General Manager, Global Energy Markets and US Economics at BP America
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Russ Ford
Executive Vice President, Contracting and Procurement at Royal Dutch Shell
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Timothy Frasier
Regional President, Automotive Electronics North America at Robert Bosch LLC
Christopher Grundler
Office of Transportation and Air Quality, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
mason
Thom Mason
Director, Oak Ridge National Lab
Ted Miller
Senior Manager, Energy Storage and Materials Strategy and Research at Ford Motor Company
Larry Nitz
Executive Director, Electrification at General Motors
Carl Page
Director, Anthropocene Institute
Michael Pcolinski
Vice President, Innovation & Technology North America at BASF Corporation
Jean Redfield
President and CEO, NextEnergy
David Sandalow
Inaugural Fellow, Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University
Former Under Secretary of Energy (Acting) and Assistant Secretary for Policy & International Affairs, US Department of Energy
Inaugural Fellow at Columbia University’s new Center on Global Energy Policy
Senior Advisor to Garten Rothkopf LLC (an international advisory firm)
Kevin Self
Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development, Building Efficiency Business at Johnson Controls
Dan Sperling
Director, Institute of Transportation Studies at University of California, Davis
Jud Virden
Associate Lab Director, Energy & Environment at Pacific Northwest National Lab