Nathan Willcox

Managing Director at Advanced Energy United

Nathan Willcox has extensive experience in the field of clean energy and climate advocacy. Nathan currently serves as a Board Member for the Alliance for Clean Energy New York. Previously, Nathan worked as the Managing Director for Advanced Energy United, overseeing state-level policy work in the eastern region of the U.S.

Nathan has also held positions as a Board Member for Interfaith Power & Light, where they contributed to inspiring and mobilizing people of faith and conscience to take action on climate change. Nathan served as a Strategic Consultant and Deputy Director for EVHybridNoire, overseeing internal and external work to help the organization expand and advance its mission of promoting electric vehicles and e-mobility equity.

Additionally, Nathan worked as a Strategic Consultant for various advocacy groups and foundations in the climate and clean energy community, providing assistance with strategic planning, program development, communications, and grant-seeking. Nathan also served as the Deputy Director and Manager for the Climate Advocacy Lab, where they led a team, oversaw program work, and secured significant foundation support.

Earlier in their career, Nathan worked as the Co-Creator and Manager for the Climate Advocacy Lab within the Skoll Global Threats Fund, where they collaborated with advocates and researchers to support evidence-based advocacy on climate change. Nathan also served as the Federal Global Warming Program Director for Environment America and the Energy & Clean Air Advocate for PennEnvironment.

Overall, Nathan Willcox's work experience showcases their expertise in climate advocacy, renewable energy, transportation electrification, and clean air initiatives.

Nathan Willcox completed their Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Environmental Policy & Political Science from American University, where they attended from 1997 to 2001.



  • Managing Director

    September, 2021 - present

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