J.R. Tolbert leads legislative and political campaigns to promote and defend renewable energy and energy efficiency at the state level. J.R.'s specialty is building advocacy campaigns to build an advanced energy economy. Before joining AEE, J.R. was Executive Director of the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators, organizing a bipartisan network of lawmakers in support of clean energy. Prior to NCEL, J.R. worked for a number of environmental organizations, including Green Corps, Environment Virginia, and Sierra Club on state-based environmental campaigns.

Current Projects

  • Electrifying Transportation
  • Decision-maker Education & Engagement
  • Driving Technology Adoption & Market Transformation – East
  • Advanced Energy Buyers Group
  • PowerSuite Insights