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National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) analysts have capabilities that span a wide range of renewable energy technologies. This site will help you learn more about the crosscutting analysis capabilities, energy-modeling background, and technology expertise of analysts in our Strategic Energy Analysis Center (SEAC).

Project & Program Support

Center Director: David Mooney
Program Leader: Ron Benioff
Business Development: Debbie Brodt-Giles
Center Administrative Assistant: Melissa Hudman
Chief Analyst: Jeff Logan
CEMAC Technical Director: Maggie Mann
Program Leader: Gian Porro
Project Leader: Mark Ruth
Research Advisor: Mike Robinson
Synthesis & Integration: Debra Sandor
Project Assistant: Dani Salyer

System Modeling & Geospatial Data Science

Group Manager: Nate Blair
Administrative Support: Elizabeth Torres

Forecasting & Modeling

Group Manager: Dan Steinberg
Administrative Support: Elizabeth Torres

Systems Engineering & Program Integration

Group Manager: Neil Snyder
Administrative Support: Susan Pullman

Technology Systems & Impacts Analysis

Group Manager: Emily Newes
Administrative Support: Susan Pullman

Markets & Policy Impact Analysis

Group Manager: Jaquelin Cochran
Administrative Support: Karla LeComte

Data Science & Innovation

Group Manager: Debbie Brodt-Giles
Administrative Support: Elizabeth Torres

Grid Systems Analysis

Group Manager: Aaron Bloom
Administrative Support: Susan Pullman

Techno Economic Analysis

Group Manager: Eric Lantz
Administrative Support: Karla LeComte

Washington D.C. Office

The following SEAC staff are based in our Washington D.C. Office. They support a variety of programs and activities, and often are the liaison between the U.S. Department of Energy and staff based in Golden, Colorado.

Group Manager: Robert Margolis
Administrative Support: Kaitlyn Wingfield