Michael Tubman is Senior Fellow at the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES), which was named in 2012 by the University of Pennsylvania as the top global environmental think tank. He currently manages the Center’s Natural Gas Initiative, which aims to leverage natural gas use to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. With a background in government, Mr. Tubman also contributes to C2ES policy strategy and outreach with Congress and federal agencies.
Mr. Tubman came to C2ES with bipartisan experience in environment, energy, climate, and international policy, having served in the administrations of Alaska Governors Knowles, Murkowski, and Palin. His time in government included service to the Alaska Climate Change Subcabinet and representing the state at the Arctic Council. He also garnered environmental policy experience while consulting at the World Bank and on the ground at a bilateral environmental project in West Africa.
Mr. Tubman holds a master of arts in international policy from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service.