Stephen D. Eule is the vice president for climate and technology at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy. Previously, Eule was the director of the Office of Climate Change Policy & Technology at the U.S. Department of Energy. His prior experience includes a decade working in various public policy positions. He was a subcommittee staff director on the House Science Committee and also served as legislative director for Rep. Nick Smith. In addition, Eule was an environmental analyst in the Washington, D.C. office of New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman. Earlier, he worked for eight years as an Orkand Corporation consultant to the Energy Information Administration and at the Heritage Foundation, where he was assistant editor of the book Free Market Energy. Eule earned a master of arts degree in geography from The George Washington University and a bachelor of science degree in biology from Southern Connecticut State College.