Jeanette Pablo is the Director of Climate Equity at Clean Air Task Force where she focuses on climate equity issues working directly with Environmental Justice communities and carbon-free electricity procurement policies re Scope 2 emissions.
Prior to joining CATF, Ms. Pablo was General Counsel at the Energy Futures Initiative, a clean energy think tank founded by Ernest Moniz, the 13th Secretary of Energy. She was also a major contributor to EFI’s research and analysis portfolio for advancing clean energy technologies and deep decarbonization pathways.
Ms. Pablo served as Senior Advisor and Acting Deputy Director for Energy Systems in the Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis at the U.S. Department of Energy. At DOE she oversaw analysis and policy related to energy systems and infrastructure, the electricity sector, North America energy policy and security, and critical materials. Ms. Pablo was Director of Federal Affairs & Senior Climate Advisor for PNM Resources from 2005-2015. Earlier in her career, she represented the Tennessee Valley Authority before Congress and the Executive Branch on energy and climate policy. And, she was an energy associate at the law firm of Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson, and Hand.
Ms. Pablo is the lead director of the board of ESPX Global, a clean energy storage startup, board member and chair of the audit committee of the EFI Foundation, and co-founder & vice president of the board of Asian Americans in Energy, the Environment, and Commerce, an affinity organization.
Ms. Pablo holds a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, an M.A. in Liberal Studies from Georgetown University, and a B.A. from the University of Virginia, where she focused on Soviet and East European Affairs.