President, David Gardiner & Associates
David Gardiner is president of his own environmental consulting firm, David Gardiner and Associates, which focuses on climate change and clean energy issues and advises non-profit and for-profit organizations. The firm coordinates the Alliance for Industrial Efficiency, Americans for a Clean Energy Grid, and the Renewable Thermal Collaborative and helps eliminate policy barriers that prevent corporate consumers from buying renewable and other forms of clean energy. The Renewable Thermal Collaborative aims to scale up use of all renewable thermal solutions. Prior to founding his firm, he served in the Clinton Administration as Executive Director of the White House Climate Change Task Force and as Assistant Administrator for Policy at the Environmental Protection Agency. Prior to joining EPA, Mr. Gardiner was the Sierra Club’s Legislative Director in Washington, DC. He has a Bachelor of Arts with honors from Harvard College.