"Carol Werner served as EESI's Executive Director from 1998 to 2019. Ms. Werner has more than 35 years of public policy experience on energy and environmental issues. She has organized hundreds of Congressional briefings and many other types of forums, has been a frequent speaker at many conferences and workshops on energy and environmental issues in EESI's program areas, and has been involved with numerous legislative accomplishments.
"Carol currently serves on the board of the National Center for Appropriate Technology, the board of the NASEO Institute, the Advisory Board of Planet Forward at George Washington University, and the Advisory Board of the President’s Climate Action Project (PCAP), among others. She served on the steering committee for the peer review of the Department of Energy's Bioenergy R&D Program, the Environmental Advisory Committee of the Business Council for Sustainable Energy, the Policy Committee of the American Solar Energy Society, and the editorial board of BioCycle Magazine. Carol was a co-founder of the U.S. Climate Action Network and the Surface Transportation Policy Project."