David Lanham is the Alliance's Communications Director. David is passionate about communicating important ideas and constructive policies to the public. With seven years of experience working on energy and environmental issues, he is committed to enhancing the national conversation in order to help advance progress among the general public, the private sector and government. In his leadership roles related to communications and outreach, media relations, digital marketing, social media management and website facilitation, David is striving to continuously use the most efficient, modern, creative and comprehensive methods of communication to reach diverse audiences in order to help further advance important ideas.
David is working diligently with a committed team at the Alliance to ensure the organization achieves its mission of promoting energy efficiency worldwide to achieve a healthier economy, a cleaner environment, and energy security. Prior to joining the Alliance, David was the Communications Manager at the National Environmental Education Foundation, the leading national organization for lifelong environmental education. David received his bachelor's degree in Public Policy from the College of William & Mary, and interned during his undergraduate years at the U.S. Department of Treasury.