David C. Kirschner is the primary point of contact for Clean Cities' coalitions in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. Kirschner started with Clean Cities in September 2011. His responsibilities include facilitating the efforts of the 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, Kirschner facilitates technology deployment strategies, evaluates proper alternative fuel technologies, determines resource availability, provides technical assistance, contributes areas of expertise, and supports transportation market transformation activities.
Kirschner's past experience includes working in the industrial market as an applications engineer and working in the industrial heating, pumping, and compressed air markets. He started with the Energy Department as a project manager in the Weatherization Assistance Program in 2009. He has a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.
David C. Kirschner
U.S. Department of Energy
National Energy Technology Laboratory
626 Cochrans Mill Rd.
P.O. Box 10940
Pittsburgh, PA 15236-0940