Ethan Berkowitz has most recently been working on the Pilgrim Hot Springs Geothermal Project in Alaska and was instrumental in setting up the public private partnership that is making development possible. He is currently on leave from his position as Senior Vice President of Strategies 360 to run for Mayor of Anchorage. Berkowitz spent ten years in the state legislature, where he became a champion of renewable energy and fiscal policy. He has been involved with various renewable energy and telecommunications projects across the state. He has an undergraduate degree from Harvard in Government and Economics, a Masters in Polar Studies from Cambridge, and a law degree from Hastings College of Law.