Research Staff

Learn about the expertise and technical skills of the integrated energy solutions research team at NREL.

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Adam Warren

Director - Integrated Applications Center

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Nate Blair

Group Manager - Distributed Systems and Storage Analysis

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Karlynn Cory

Group Manager - Project Development & Finance

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Jennifer Daw

Group Manager - Strategy, Policy & Implementation

Eric Lockhart

Eric Lockhart

Group Manager - Integrated Decision Support

Name Position Email Phone
Akar, Sertac Energy Analyst / Systems Engineer 303-275-3725
Anderson, Kate Chief of Staff 303-384-7453
Aznar, Alexandra Project Manager IV-Research 303-275-3224
Becker, William Researcher IV-Model Engineering 303-384-7544
Belding, Scott Researcher II-Decision Support Analysis 303-384-6906
Berdahl, Sonja Project Manager III-Research Support 303-275-3677
Beshilas, Laura Researcher II-Policy Analysis 303-275-3198
Bracho, Riccardo Senior Project Leader - International Programs 303-275-4583
Callahan, Michael Group Manager - Applied Engineering 303-275-4490
Christiansen, Katy Project Leader - DOD & FEMP 303-275-4241
Colgan, Chris Professional II-Project Controller 303-384-6121
Coney, Kamyria Researcher II-Policy Analysis 303-275-3109
Cory, Karlynn Group Manager - Project Development & Finance 303-275-3087
Crouse, Maddy Business Support II-Administrative Associate 303-275-3659
Crow, Linda Business Support IV-Administrative Associate 303-384-7135
Das, Paritosh Researcher III-Model Engineering 303-275-3281
Daw, Jennifer Group Manager - Strategy, Policy & Implementation 303-275-4678
Day, Megan Senior Energy Planner 303-275-3261
Desai, Jal Researcher II-Systems Engineering 303-275-3636
Dominick, Jeffrey Laboratory Program Manager I-Partnership Development 303-275-3170
Dunham, Hallie Researcher II-Model Engineering 303-384-7863
Elgqvist, Emma Researcher IV-Systems Engineering 303-275-3606
Ericson, Sean Researcher II-Economic/Financial Analysis 303-384-7415
Farrar, Sara Senior Project Leader 303-384-7514
Feldman, David Researcher V-Economic/Financial Analysis 303-249-4129
Gadzanku, Sika Researcher II-Decision Support Analysis 303-384-7386
Gagne, Douglas Researcher III-Economic/Financial Analysis 303-275-4351
Gesick, Josh Senior Engineer 303-275-3797
Gingrich, Jeff Project Manager II-Research Support 303-384-6967
Gokhale-Welch, Carishma Project Leader 303-275-3096
Guittet, Darice Researcher 303-275-4066
Harris, Tom Project Manager III-Research 303-275-4272
Hartman, Brian Professional II-Finance 303-384-7307
Hayter, Sheila Laboratory Program Manager, Federal Energy Management Program 303-384-7519
Hecht, Ahni Professional II-Project Controller 303-275-4872
Hinnen, Susan Project Manager III-Research Support 303-275-3193
Holm, Alison Project Leader - Urban and Regional Planning 303-384-6833
Igogo, Tsisilile Researcher III-Data Science 303-275-3153
Jacobson, Mark Project Manager IV-Research 303-384-6902
Jimenez, Tony Researcher IV-Market Research Analysis 303-275-4849
Keith, Janine Researcher IV-Software Engineering 303-275-4694
Krah, Kathleen Engineer - Techno-Economic Modeling & Optimization 303-275-3675
Kurup, Parthiv CSP Cost and Systems Analyst 303-275-4013
Laws, Nick Engineer - Energy Systems Modeling 303-275-3238
Lee, Nathan Researcher III-Systems Engineering 303-384-7241
Li, Xiangkun Researcher III-Model Engineering 303-275-4372
Lockhart, Eric Group Manager - Integrated Decision Support 303-275-4637
Lowder, Travis Project Manager III-Research 303-384-7435
Mann, Mackenzie Professional II-Project Controller 303-384-6795
McCabe, Kevin Researcher III-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-3183
McLaren, Joyce Researcher V-Market Research Analysis 303-384-7362
Meixner, Debbie Professional II-Project Controller 303-275-3709
Mirletz, Brian Researcher III-Software Engineering 303-275-4626
Mishra, Sakshi Researcher II-Model Engineering 303-275-4749
Morgenstein, Jonathan Project Manager III-Research 202-488-2205
Mosey, Gail Senior Researcher-Land Reuse & Arctic Energy Solutions 303-384-7356
Ness, Erik Project Leader - Clean Energy Policy & Island Sustainability 303-275-3610
O'Neill, Barbara Researcher IV-Policy Analysis 303-384-7025
Olis, Daniel Researcher V-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7398
Parkhill, Linda Engineer - Modeling and Analysis 303-275-4671
Porro, Gian Laboratory Program Manager II-Decision Support Analysis 303-384-7530
Powell, Adrienne Project Controller 303-275-3683
Powers, Judy Project Support Specialist 303-384-7407
Prasanna, Ashreeta Researcher III-Model Engineering 303-275-3882
Pusch, Jane Professional I-Project Controller 303-275-4529
Ramasamy, Vignesh Solar and Storage Analyst 303-275-4018
Reber, Tim Project Manager III-Research 303-384-7237
Romero, Rachel Project Manager III-Research 303-275-3908
Salasovich, Jimmy Senior Engineer - Building Energy Modeling 303-384-7383
Sekar, Ashok Researcher III-Model Engineering 512-580-3481
Settle, Edward Senior Project Leader - Financing 303-275-4352
Sewell, Hilary Professional II-Project Controller 303-384-6990
Shah, Chandralata Senior Project Leader - FEMP 303-384-7557
Sigrin, Ben Researcher IV-Model Engineering 303-275-3244
Simon, Joe Senior Engineer 303-275-3910
Smith, Brittany Solar Techno-Economic Analyst 202-488-2203
Stout, Sherry Researcher IV-Mechanical Engineering 303-275-4281
Thirumurthy, Nisha Senior Project Leader - DOD and International Programs 202-488-2207
Vasquez, Deb Project Manager - FEMP 303-384-7548
Voss, Philip Senior Project Leader 303-384-7245
Walker, Andy Senior Research Fellow I-Mechanical Engineering 303-384-7531
Warren, Adam Director - Integrated Applications Center 303-275-4346
Woodhouse, Michael Researcher IV-Economic/Financial Analysis 303-384-7623
Young, Michael Project Manager II-Research 303-384-7324
Zinaman, Owen Researcher IV-Policy Analysis 303-275-3644