Martin Kushler directs numerous widely acclaimed national studies of utility sector energy efficiency policies and programs, and provides technical assistance to help advance energy efficiency policies in many states. He has been directing research and evaluation regarding energy efficiency and utilities for three decades, has been widely published, and has provided consultation to numerous states and the federal government. He previously directed the Utilities program for ten years. He joined ACEEE in 1998.
Prior to joining ACEEE, Marty was supervisor of evaluation at the Michigan Public Service Commission (the utility regulatory commission in Michigan) for nearly ten years. Duties there included directing all evaluation activities relating to electric and natural gas energy efficiency programs in the state.
Marty earned a bachelor of arts, a master's of arts, and a PhD from Michigan State University.