Deborah Gordon Director, Carnegie’s Energy and Climate Program; ex-Chevron chemical engineer

Deborah Gordon is director of Carnegie’s Energy and Climate Program, where her research focuses on oil and climate change issues in North America and globally.

Gordon has managed an active energy and environmental consulting practice, taught at Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and directed the Energy Policy Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists. She began her career as a chemical engineer with Chevron. She is the author of two books, Steering a New Course and Two Billion Cars (with Daniel Sperling), and numerous other publications.