Carnegie Mellon University

Scott Institute Board of Advisors

The Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation works with a board of advisors who offer general strategic advice and guidance to the institute. Members include:

Aris Candris

  • President and CEO, Westinghouse Electric Co. (Retired)
  • Trustee, Carnegie Mellon University

Jared L. Cohon

  • President Emeritus, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Director Emeritus, Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation 
  • University Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering and Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

Michael W. Howard

  • President and Chief Executive Officer, Electric Power Research Institute

Kathryn Jackson 

  • Director, Energy & Technology Consulting, KeySource, Inc.
  • Director, Portland General Electric Company
  • Director, Cameco Corporation
  • Board of Directors, DQE Holdings LLC, Duquesne Light Holdings, Inc. and the Duquesne Light Company

Raymond J. Lane

  • Managing Partner, GreatPoint Ventures
  • Partner Emeritus, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
  • Trustee, Carnegie Mellon University

Kathleen A. McGinty 

  • Vice President, Global Government Relations at Johnson Controls
  • Board member, American Council on Renewable Energy
  • Board member, Energy Futures Initiative
  • Board member, Franklin Square Energy Partners

Oliver Morton

  • Briefings Editor, The Economist

David Porges

  • Chairman, Equitrans Midstream Corporation
  • Chairman and Interim Chief Executive Officer, EQT Corporation
  • Trustee, Carnegie Mellon University

Sherman Scott

  • President, Delmar Systems, Inc.

James Skea

  • Strategy Fellow, Research Councils UK Energy Programme

Daniel Swanson

  • Software Systems Engineer, Lockheed Martin Corporation

Susan Tierney

  • Managing Principal, Analysis Group
  • Chair, Resources for the Future's Board of Directors

Carol Williams

  • Executive Vice President, The Dow Chemical Company (Retired)
  • Board member, Olin Corporation
  • Board member, Owens Illinois
  • Trustee, Carnegie Mellon University