Clean Cities Regional Manager
Kay Kelly is the point of contact for Clean Cities' coalitions in Alaska, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Her responsibilities include facilitating the efforts of these Clean Cities coalitions to increase the use of alternative fuels and vehicles through the development of public-private partnerships. Along with traditional project management duties, Kelly contributes to technology deployment strategies, determines resource availability, provides technical assistance, and supports transportation market transformation activities.
Prior to joining Clean Cities in 2007, Kelly spent eight years working in various project management and public affairs roles with Ford Motor Company's research and advanced engineering division with a focus on new vehicle technologies and sustainability efforts. While at Ford, she worked closely with various alternative fuel vehicle teams, including those for fuel cells, hydrogen internal combustion engines, hybrids, and electric vehicles.
Kelly earned a master's degree in public administration from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan, where she specialized in both environmental policy and science and technology policy.
U.S. Department of Energy
Golden Field Office
15013 Denver West Parkway
Golden, CO 80401