Gabe Elsner is an MBA Candidate in the Class of 2018 at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to graduate school, he was the founder and Executive Director of the Energy & Policy Institute. He is now a Senior Fellow at EPI focused on researching innovative business strategies to speed the transition to clean technology and uncovering efforts by incumbent energy interests to stop the growth of the cleantech industry. Gabe's work has been featured in The Australian, Bloomberg, The Daily Mail, The Guardian, Los Angeles Times, MSNBC, National Public Radio, The New York Times, and The Washington Post. Since 2013, Energy and Policy Institute has defended public policies and markets for clean technology worth at least $3 billion in 15 states. Gabe graduated with high honors from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Political Science.