EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20503
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 1, 2009
Nancy Sutley, Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality Announces the Associate Director for Climate Change
WASHINGTON, DC -- White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) Chair Nancy Sutley announced today that Jason Bordoff will serve as Associate Director for Climate Change at CEQ.
"Jason has a broad range of knowledge and experience that will contribute greatly to our team at CEQ and to the goals of this Administration to reduce the threat of climate change," said Nancy Sutley, Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality. "He will work closely with federal agencies and other White House officials to develop and implement policies on energy and climate issues as we advance the President’s agenda to tackle climate change in a sensible, sustainable manner."
Prior to joining CEQ, Jason was the Policy Director of the Hamilton Project, an economic policy initiative housed at the Brookings Institution. Jason has written on a broad range of economic policy matters, with a focus on climate and energy, trade and globalization, and tax policy. During the Clinton Administration, Jason served as an advisor to the Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Treasury Department. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School, holds an MLitt degree from Oxford University, and a Bachelor’s Degree from Brown University.