Phase 1 and Phase 2, and the prior Committee to Review the Research Program of the Partnership for a New Generation of Vehicles. Dr. Roan received his B.S. in aeronautical engineering and his M.S. in engineering from the University of Florida and a Ph.D. in engineering from the University of Illinois.
Deborah Lynn Bleviss is an independent consultant focused on studies and analyses on sustainable energy and transportation both internationally and domestically. Recent studies that she has worked on have included options for biofuels development, and an evaluation of the barriers and potential solutions to clean-energy financing, in Latin America and the Caribbean. Her previous positions include partner, the BBG Group; program manager, Sustainable Markets for Sustainable Energy, Inter-American Development Bank; consultant to the Department of Energy’s Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy; executive director and president of the board of directors, International Institute for Energy Conservation; and associate director for Energy and Environment, Federation of American Scientists. She has extensive experience in the impact of transportation on the environment, and with strategies, both technical and policy, related to the development and deployment of transportation systems more conducive to sustainability. She has served on numerous advisory councils and committees and was the lead author, Second Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, 1994-1995. She has written extensively on transportation, vehicles, energy, and the environment. She has a B.S. in physics from the University of California, Los Angeles.
David L. Bodde serves as a professor and senior fellow at Clemson University. Prior to joining Clemson University, Dr. Bodde held the Charles N. Kimball Chair in Technology and Innovation at the University of Missouri in Kansas City. Dr. Bodde serves on the board of directors of several energy and technology companies, including Great Plains Energy and the Commerce Funds. His executive experience includes vice president, Midwest Research Institute; president, MRI Ventures; assistant director of the Congressional Budget Office; and deputy assistant secretary in the U.S. Department of Energy. He has served as a member of the NRC’s Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, the Committee on Alternatives and Strategies for Future Hydrogen Production and Use, and the Committee on Assessment of Resource Needs for Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies. He was once a soldier and served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. He has a doctorate in business administration from Harvard University, M.S. degrees in nuclear engineering (1972) and management (1973), and a B.S. from the United States Military Academy.
Kathryn Bullock is the president and founder of Coolohm, Inc., which is a technical consulting company that specializes in direct current (dc) power sources such as batteries, capacitors, and fuel cells and their application in electronic systems.