Anne Reynolds is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Clean Energy New York (ACE NY), an Albany-based nonprofit organization formed in 2006 to promote clean and renewable energy and energy efficiency. ACE NY is the New York State affiliate of both the American Wind Energy Association and Advanced Energy Economy and serves as the voice of NY’s clean energy industry.
Prior to ACE NY, Anne served as a Deputy Commissioner at the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), in the role of chief financial and operations office. At DEC she also served as Assistant Commissioner for Policy and Planning, which included legislative affairs, and the Director of the Commissioner’s Policy Office. Previously, Ms. Reynolds was the Director of the Air and Energy Program at Environmental Advocates of New York. She has consulted to the wind energy industry and coordinated a Wind Power Education Project at Pace Energy and Climate Center. She has also held the positions of Environmental Scientist at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in NYC and Associate Scientist at the Tellus Institute for Energy and Environmental Strategies in Boston. Ms. Reynolds holds a Master of Environmental Studies from Yale University and a BS in Biology and Environmental Studies from Tufts University.