Alex Adams is the Director of Editing and Content at Securing America’s Future Energy
Alex is the Digital Media Specialist at Securing America's Future Energy.
Amitai Bin-Nun, Ph.D. is a senior research scientist at Motional and is the former Vice President of Autonomous Vehicles and Mobility Innovation at Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE).
Amy Myers Jaffe is the David M. Rubenstein senior fellow for energy and the environment and director of the Energy Security and Climate Change program at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR).
Andrea Alie is a Policy Intern at Securing America's Future Energy.
Andreas de Vries is a strategy consultant in the oil and gas industry. Salman Ghouri is an oil and gas industry advisor with expertise in long-term forecasting, macroeconomic analysis and market assessments.
Anna Polo is a student at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, and a policy and communications intern at Securing America's Future Energy.
Areg Bagdasarian is an energy analyst, IT project manager and Senior Project Manager at Appteon, Inc. He is a 2020-2021 SAFE Energy Security Fellow.
Ari Sillman is currently a masters candidate at Georgetown University and an intern for Securing America’s Future Energy. His studies focus on the intersection of energy and security issues in the Middle East.
Ariel Cohen is a Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council and the Founding Principal of International Market Analysis, a Washington, D.C.-based global risk advisory boutique. He advises law firms and corporations.
Bradley Nelson is a Policy Intern at Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE). Paul Ruiz is a Policy Analyst at SAFE.
Brennen Drysdale is Coordinator of Global Development and Foundation Relations at Rare.
Carl Pope is former Executive Director of the Sierra Club, and current Principal, Inside Straight Strategies.
Charlotte is a SAFE Energy Security Fellow and Associate for Global Impact Strategy, Kohlberg, Kravis & Roberts. She is the founding member of KKR’s global impact investing strategy and leads the fund’s sector focus on environmental services and clean tech.
Chunka Mui is co-founder and Managing Director of The Devil’s Advocate Group and author of “The New Killer Apps: How Large Companies can Out-Innovate Start-Ups”
Clay Siegert is Founder and COO of XLHybrids.
David Peniket is the President and Chief Operating Officer of ICE Futures Europe.
David Steiner is President and CEO of Waste Management.
Deb Frodl is Global Executive Director, Ecomagination at GE.
Dipankar Sahoo is an associate at Booz Allen Hamilton, supporting the Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E). He is also a SAFE Energy Security Fellow.
Dylan Yalbir is a research associate at the Council on Foreign Relations.
Ellen Carey is Vice President of Communications for Securing America's Future Energy.
Eric Danko is Vice President for Government Affairs at Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE).
Frederick W. Smith is founder, chairman, and CEO of FedEx Corporation, a global transportation, business services and logistics company.
Garry Kasparov is the chairman of the NY-based Human Rights Foundation and the former world chess champion. His book on Putin and Russia, “Winter Is Coming,” will be released in Fall 2015.
General John W. Handy is retired from the U.S. Air Force, and Michael Johnson is the President of Parsons Infrastructure. Both are members of Securing America’s Future Energy’s (SAFE) Energy Security Leadership Council (ESLC).
Gregory A. Ballard is a former Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Marine Corps and the current Republican Mayor of the City of Indianapolis.
Gregory Brew is a Post-Doctoral Fellow with the Center for Presidential History at Southern Methodist University. He completed his PhD in U.S. international history in Spring 2018 at Georgetown University, where his project, Mandarins, Paladins, and Pahlavis: the International Energy System, the United States and the Dual Integration of Oil in Iran, 1925-1964 explored the intersecting relationship between oil and development in Iran during the mid-twentieth century. Greg's work has appeared in Iranian Studies, International History Review and Mediterranean Quarterly. While at Georgetown he was awarded the Edwin J. Beinecke, Jr. Scholarship in International Affairs, the Evan Armstrong North Graduate Research Award and the Sharabi Graduate Essay Prize. His work has been supported by grants from the Cosmos Club Foundation, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library, and Rockefeller Archive Center.
Hart Schwartz is an analyst of energy, transportation, fuels, and urbanization. He is the author of the book, Urbanization: The Effect of Urban Development on U.S. Vehicle Travel and Fuel Demand (published 2017) and holds an International MBA degree from University of Denver.
Andrew Polich is a co-founder of the Vittoria Energy Expedition. He is the author of Where’s the Solar?, an online blog dedicated to stories of solar energy, and previously worked in Congressional relations at the U.S. Institute of Peace. Hart Schwartz is a regular contributor to The Fuse.
Jeff Duncan represents the 3rd District of South Carolina and is the chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere. James Conway, a retired United States Marine Corps four-star general, was the 34th commandant of the U.S.M.C. He is co-chairman of Securing America’s Future Energy’s Energy Security Leadership.
Jeff Gerlach is a Policy Analyst at Securing America’s Future Energy.
Jena Merl is a Master’s Candidate at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs studying Economic Policy.
Jesse Dunietz is a computer scientist and the Technology, Energy, and Society Fellow at Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE).
Jim Motavalli is a freelance environmental journalist and contributor to the New York Times, Car Talk at NPR, Mother Nature Network and PlugInCars.com.
Jonathan Chanis is the Vice President of policy at Securing America's Future Energy. Previously, he has worked as a senior trader at Caxton Associates and a vice president at Goldman Sachs' commodities division.
Jonathan Chanis is the Vice President of policy at SAFE. Previously, he has worked as a senior trader at Caxton Associates and a vice president at Goldman Sachs’ commodities division. Brad Nelson is a policy intern at SAFE.
Jonathan M. Baron is the founder of political risk consultancy Baron Public Affairs, LLC. He previously held senior staff positions with the House and Senate leadership.
Jorge Quintero is an intern at Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE).
Jorge Quintero is an intern at Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE). Paul Ruiz is a Policy Analyst at SAFE.
Juan Jose Pedroza is an intern at Securing America's Future Energy. He's currently a Master’s student at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, where he focuses on energy policy and finance. He previously spent his career in public service, working with various governmental agencies, including as a fellow with the German Parliament.
Kevin Book is managing director at ClearView Energy Partners, LLC, and a nonresident senior associate with the Energy and National Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, D.C.
Kristen Hernandez is a Policy Analyst at Securing America's Future Energy.
Kristen Hernandez is a Policy Analyst at Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE), and Amitai Bin-Nun is Vice-President, Autonomous Vehicles and Mobility Innovation at SAFE.
Kristen Hernandez is a Policy Analyst at Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE), and Amitai Bin-Nun is Vice-President, Autonomous Vehicles and Mobility Innovation at SAFE.
Leslie Hayward is Managing Editor of The Fuse.
Leslie Hayward and Matthew Piotrowski are the Fuse's full time editorial staff.
Matt is Senior Editor for The Fuse. He has been covering oil markets and energy policy for more than a decade, having worked at Platts as a reporter and Energy Intelligence as DC Bureau Chief.
Matt Piotrowski is The Fuse's Senior Reporter and Paul Ruiz is a Policy Analyst at SAFE.
Matthew Reed is Vice President of Foreign Reports, Inc. and a non-resident fellow at New America and the Payne Institute at the Colorado School of Mines.
Mehrun Etebari is Policy Lead, Geopolitics for Securing America's Future Energy.
Granoff is the founder and president of Maniv Energy Capital, which invests in early-stage transportation and energy companies.
Dr. Morgan Putnam is the Founder and Principal of NGI Consulting, a consulting company he formed at the start of 2020 to focus on the grid integration challenges that will arise from transportation electrification. He is a 2020-21 SAFE Energy Security Fellow.
Naki Mendoza is director of the energy program at the Council of the Americas.
Natalia Swalnick is the Director of Electric Vehicle and Smart Mobility Programs at the Electrification Coalition.
Nick Cunningham is a freelance writer covering oil and gas, US energy policy, and geopolitics of energy. His work has been featured in Oilprice.com, Time, Christian Science Monitor, Yahoo Finance, Motley Fool, and more.
Noam is an independent geopolitical analyst living and working in Baghdad, focusing on the impact of political and security developments on crude oil production and exports. Prior to becoming a freelancer at the beginning of 2020, Noam was a geopolitical analyst at ClipperData, a New York-based market research firm. Before joining Clipper, Noam was working for the Wall Street Journal, and the Financial Times in Beirut.
Olaf Sakkers is an Associate at Maniv Mobility, an Israel-based venture capital firm focused on advanced transportation technology.
Paul Ruiz is a Research Associate at Securing America's Future Energy.
Paul Ruiz is a Policy Intern at Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE). Jena Merl is a Policy Intern at SAFE.
Peter Kiernan is Lead Analyst, Energy at the Economist Intelligence Unit
Peter Shannon is Managing Director of Firelake Capital Management.
Phillip Wilcox is a U.S.-China analyst and the author of The Future is Autonomous: The U.S. and China Race to Develop the Driverless Car.
R. Kress is an Emmy Award winning journalist whose reporting and writing has appeared in national media from NBC News to the International Herald Tribune.
Robbie is the President and CEO of Securing America's Future Energy.
Robert W. Peterson is a professor at the University of Santa Clara School of Law.
Roger Meiners holds the Goolsby-Rosenthal Chair in Economics and Law at the University of Texas at Arlington. Andrew Morriss is Dean and Anthony G. Buzbee Dean’s Endowed Chair, Texas A&M University School of Law. Bruce Yandle is a distinguished Mercatus Center adjunct professor of economics at George Mason University.
Securing America's Future Energy's (SAFE) policy staff is a team of energy experts who conduct daily analysis of developments in oil markets, geopolitics, and alternative fuel technology.
Sam Ori is Executive Director of the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago.
Seth Bloom is the President of Bloom Strategic Counsel, and is the former General Counsel of the Senate Judiciary Committee's Antitrust Subcommittee.
Skylar Drennen is a senior analyst at Energy Ventures Analysis, Inc.
Thomas Boone Pickens, Jr., known as T. Boone Pickens, is an American business magnate and financier. Pickens is chairman and CEO of BP Capital, and the architect of the Pickens Plan, an energy plan for America.
Thomas Buonomo is a geopolitical risk analyst with Stratas Advisors.
Thomas Covert is a Forbes contributor and teaches at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business.
Tod Hynes is President and Founder of XL Hybrids.
Tom Van Heeke is an Energy Security Fellow at SAFE and Policy Lead for New Mobility Systems and Climate Change at General Motors.
Tony Posawatz is President and CEO of Invictus iCAR LLC. Posawatz is a leader in automotive innovation, spending 30 years at General Motors, 18 of which he served as Vehicle Line Executive Director, including leading work on the Chevrolet Volt.
Zachary Waller is a Policy Intern at Securing America's Future Energy.