FORA.tv Speaker - Kathryn Clay

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Biography

Dr. Kathryn Clay is the Executive Director of the American Gas Foundation.

Previously, Dr. Clay was the Vice President of Research and Technology Policy for the Collaboration of Automobile Manufacturers. She served as a member of the professional staff of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, where she worked to develop the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 and the Energy Policy Act of 2005. She was also centrally involved in the development and passage of legislation (the America COMPETES Act of 2007) to promote federal investment in science and the development of innovative technologies.

Dr. Clay has also served in positions with the staff of the Energy Subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science, at the Massachusetts Division of Energy Resources, and as a research fellow in the Alternate Fuels Vehicle Division of Ford Motor Company. She holds a Ph.D. in Applied Physics and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering, both from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. She also has a B.A. in Physics and Mathematics from Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, MI.

She is an Adjunct Professor of Physics, at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. and an Energy Scholar and Co-Founder of The Center for Science in the Public Interest.

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The Climate Movement's New Local Center of Gravity

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