Will Coleman is a partner at Mohr Davidow Ventures (MDV) focusing on energy and cleantech investing. Prior to MDV, Will worked in Washington, D.C., as a legislative director for a renewables coalition building state and federal level coalitions to support renewable energy legislation, and as a consultant to private equity and project finance clients focusing on the energy sector. Will has also worked for GE Wind in the commercial operations group, Xseed Capital, and Academic Partners. Will is on the Venture Fund Advisory Board for the ASE, which operates the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, and is on the advisory committee for the California Energy Commission’s Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program. Will also sits on the board of the Clean Economy Network, and has participated on the advisory boards of the CEC Biofuels Working Groups in 2004 and the WGA’s low carbon transportation working group in 2006. Will has an MBA and an MS in Energy and Resources from UC Berkeley, and an A.B. from Harvard University. While at Berkeley, Will founded the Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative (BERC) and the Center for Energy & Environmental Innovation (CEEI).
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