Founder and Executive Director
Dan Schnitzer is founder and executive director of EarthSpark International. In this capacity, Dan focuses on fundraising, partnerships, and promotes the development of country-wide clean energy supply chains. Dan is also a Ph.D. candidate at Carnegie Mellon University in the Department of Engineering & Public Policy. At Carnegie Mellon, his research focuses on solutions to increasing the utilization of renewable energy in the United States electricity sector.
He was formerly employed by KEMA, Inc., a privately held energy consulting firm headquartered in the Netherlands, where his work focused on energy efficiency and renewable energy policy, engineering, and system analysis. He currently lives in Pittsburgh, PA.
Dan received his bachelor's degree from the University of Chicago in physics, economics, and environmental studies.
Last Updated: Apr 04, 2012