December 10, 2009
WASHINGTON – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate several individuals to policy-making positions, including Prof. Marilyn A. Brown to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority
President Obama said, “I am pleased that these talented individuals have joined my administration as we work to tackle the many challenges facing our nation. I know they will meet and exceed the American people’s expectations, and I look forward to working with them in the coming months and years.”
Dr. Marilyn A. Brown is an endowed Professor of Energy Policy at the School of Public Policy at the Georgia Institute of Technology, where she joined in 2006. Dr. Brown teaches energy policy and technology classes and collaborates with the Strategic Energy Institute, the Sloan Center for Paper Business and Industry Studies, and the Enterprise Innovation Science and Technology Innovation Program as the Director of Sustainability. Prior to this position, Dr. Brown worked at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).