Michael Noble is a 30-year energy leader, well-known for shaping and driving the major public policy innovations that are speeding Minnesota and the Midwest’s transition from fossil fuels to clean, renewable energy. As Executive Director of Fresh Energy, Michael builds and catalyzes partnerships to secure new policies and harness market forces to achieve visionary change. At this moment, with electricity becoming cleaner and transportation now the top source of carbon pollution, Michael is charting a path toward a brighter future where our cars, buses, and more of our economy runs on wind and solar power. Committed to building the clean energy community in the Midwest, Michael was a founding board member of Wind on the Wires, Climate Generation: a Will Steger Legacy, Minnesota Environmental Partnership, Conservation Minnesota, and the Conservation Minnesota Voter Center, and was a founding member of RE-AMP. He is a graduate of Carleton College with a Bachelor of Arts in History.