Our Approach

In February 2012, Americans for Energy Leadership officially joined with the Pew Charitable Trusts. Please find more information at:
 Press Release: Pew Clean Energy Program Launches Innovation Initiative
 AEL Statement: Pew and AEL Join to Launch New Energy Campaign
 Fact Sheet: Innovation Drives Investment, Job Growth, Manufacturing

Americans for Energy Leadership was founded in 2009 at Stanford University. It was a special project of the Sustainable Markets Foundation (a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization) until early 2012, when Americans for Energy Leadership joined with the Pew Charitable Trusts.

Meet The Team


Jenifer McConnan

Founder & CEO


Andrew Smith

Vice President


Darren Coates