Kateri Callahan brings three decades of experience in policy advocacy, fundraising, coalition building and organizational management to her position as the president of the Alliance to Save Energy, headquartered in Washington, D.C. The Alliance was established in 1977 as a premier, bipartisan non-government organization that works to advance energy efficiency for a healthier economy, cleaner environment and greater energy security.
Callahan was elected as president of the Alliance in January 2004, and leads a staff of nearly 40 while overseeing a budget of approximately $8 million annually. Under Callahan’s leadership, the Alliance conducts policy, communications, research, education and market transformation initiatives. She is also a board or advisory member at a number of organizations, including the Institute for Electricity Innovation, Duke’s Center for Energy, Development and the Global Environment (EDGE), the Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) and the UC Davis Policy Institute for Energy, Environment and the Economy.