Distinguished policy advisor Teryn Norris will visit the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics to give a talk on Thursday, March 23rd! A reception with refreshments will take place at 4:20 PM in front of the lecture hall and the talk will begin at 4:30 PM. This SEEC event is free and open to the public!
Teryn Norris grew up in Asheville, N.C. and graduated from the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics in 2006. He earned a B.A. in public policy from Stanford University and received the prestigious Harry S. Truman Scholarship. He has been recognized as a Forbes 30 Under 30 and a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, and his writing has appeared in journals including Harvard Law & Policy Review and Issues in Science and Technology. Norris co-founded the Millennial Action Project, a nonprofit organization that pushes for bipartisan collaboration in legislatures nationwide. In March of 2012, he was appointed to serve as a policy advisor for the former U.S. Secretary of Energy, and he contributed significantly to President Obama’s $4 billion Clean Energy Investment Initiative. Norris now serves as Special Advisor in the DOE Office of Technology Transitions and as a Director in S&P Global Platts, an energy market intelligence consultancy.