Jon-Michael is a first year Master of Environmental Management candidate at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. At F&ES, he is focusing on the intersection of energy, policy, and the environment. Specifically, he is interested in the ways that intelligent policies and government-private sector partnerships can aid in the transition to a clean energy future. Prior to Yale, Jon-Michael spent time in Thailand exploring entrepreneurship and working as a manager in the sportswear manufacturing and bar industries. Before that, he was a sailor stationed in Japan onboard the USS George Washington. There, he supervised a small team in operation of a nuclear propulsion plant among many other mission and project related duties.
Jon-Michael holds a BSAST in Nuclear Engineering Technology from Thomas Edison State University and is graduate from the US Navy’s Nuclear Power Program. At the Yale Center for Business and the Environment, he is a course manager for the Online Certificate in Financing and Deploying Clean Energy.