Matt Kasper is the Research Director at the Energy & Policy Institute. He focuses on defending policies that further the development of clean energy sources and that reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Before joining the Energy & Policy Institute, Matt was a research assistant for the Energy and Environment Policy Team at the Center for American Progress where he worked on state and local policy issues. Matt was also a fellow for Organizing for America in Indiana, and he spent time interning in Hartford, Connecticut for the state legislature. His work has appeared in Climate Progress, Greentech Media, The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, and other outlets.
Matt graduated Cum Laude with a B.A. in Political Science from Butler University in Indianapolis and lives in Chicago.