Misty Conrad works in the Integrated Applications Office of Deployment and Market Transformation at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. She manages project teams in energy planning and sustainability within the island and developing nation context. Her current projects include working with the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Interior Office of Insular Affairs in providing technical assistance to communities in the Pacific Islands, and working for the Department of State providing technical expertise for island nations in support of their greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Land Use and Environmental Resources and a Master’s in Energy and Environmental Policy and Law. She has 15 years of experience working on clean energy policies, programs and projects. Before NREL, her work included such topics as the water/energy nexus, gender equity and environmental impact assessments.