After more than 50 years in energy and environmental matters, Steve retired in 2005 from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), where he headed the Energy and Environmental Technology Division’s Energy Analysis Department. While at the Lab, he also led an effort to provide technical assistance in greenhouse gas mitigation to developing countries and served as a consultant to the U.S. Department of Energy in matters regarding government regulatory policy. Steve is currently serving as the Chairman of the Board of the Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program (CLASP), an international non-profit corporation that grew out of a collaborative partnership that he initiated while at LBNL in 1996 to stimulate the use of energy efficiency standards and labels worldwide.
For the past decade, Steve has been overseeing his family’s
involvement in the Mamonì Valley Preserve
Educational background: Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in
Chemical Engineering from Stanford University, and a Doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs.