Public Affairs Specialist, STEM and Workforce Development
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AnneMarie Horowitz has been with the Energy Department since 2009, and is the Director of STEM Rising, a priority Departmental initiative by the Office of Public Affairs to highlight the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) programs and resources of the agency. AnneMarie also manages various communications and events around women and girls in STEM.
AnneMarie founded two employee resource groups: POWER (Professional Opportunities for Women in Energy Realized) and the Young Professionals Group. From November 2015 to January 20, 2017, AnneMarie served as the Special Advisor on workforce issues for the Deputy Secretary of Energy, Dr. Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall. She has also previously worked in the Under Secretary for Management and Performance and the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity.
AnneMarie created the STEM Rising: Women @ Energy series, featuring profiles of women from the agency who work in STEM careers. She currently supports C3E International, a dual-hatted effort of the International Energy Agency and the Clean Energy Ministerial to accellerate the transition to a clean energy economy by engaging more women in clean energy, and the U.S. C3E Initiative as an award reviewer and communications support. She previously was a designee to the White House Council on Women and Girls for the Obama Administration. AnneMarie was a U.S. delegate to the APEC Women in the Economy Forum in May 2014 in Beijing, China.
AnneMarie has a BA in Political Science from the University of Portland and a Masters of Government from Johns Hopkins University.
The People Who Protect and Harness the Power of the Ocean
June 30, 2020
In recognition of National Ocean Month during June 2020, STEM Rising has been highlighting ocean researchers at the Energy Department.
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June 25, 2020
Under Secretary of Science Paul Dabbar shares how our national laboratories helped make the mission to Mars possible and how you can help too.
Volunteerism Looks Good On You
June 23, 2020
Learn about efforts by employees in the Office of Environment, Health, Safety, and Security to volunteer in their communities.
Inspiring Women’s Leadership with C3E International’s New Ambassador Slate
June 22, 2020
Why is closing the gender gap in clean energy fields so critical? How can you be part of the action to bring more gender diverse talent to the sector?
Answering the Call: Behind the Department of Energy Employee COVID19 Hotline
June 22, 2020
A team of volunteers and staff across the Department of Energy have been staffing a hotline for COVID-19 the agency's personnel since mid-March.
Resource Groups Lead the Way for Pride Month at Energy
June 18, 2020
It's Pride Month and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is incredibly proud of the LGBTQ+ employees and allies who help us thrive.
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June 4, 2020
Learn why Sakshi Mishra loves her job as an artificial intelligence researcher at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory finding climate solutions.
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