Cassandra Kubes conducts research, analysis and outreach on opportunities for energy efficiency to reduce air pollution and improve public health. She provides technical analysis and educates decision makers on strategies to advance energy efficiency policies and programs through federal, state and local governments. She joined ACEEE in 2015.
Prior to joining ACEEE, Cassandra worked as a policy associate at the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA), where she performed analysis and outreach on energy efficiency policy and regulatory developments. Prior to joining MEEA, Cassandra worked at SoCore Energy where she analyzed solar energy policy nationwide and focused on freshwater policy research while working at Friends of the Chicago River.
Cassandra holds a master of public policy from the George Washington University, and a bachelor of arts in people-environment geography from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She is a member of the Air & Waste Management Association and serves on the Climate Change Policy Technical Committee.