Steve Dunn is a technology manager in the Residential Buildings Integration (RBI) program of EERE's Building Technologies Office, where he leads the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Program, a voluntary partnership with energy-efficiency programs and home performance contractors that delivers affordable energy-efficiency improvements to U.S. households.
Steve is experienced in state and local energy-efficiency program design and implementation, residential retrofit technologies and market strategies, and energy-efficiency financing and incentive mechanisms. At DOE, he was the lead project officer responsible for a $500 million portfolio of 40 award recipients under the Better Buildings Neighborhood Program.
Prior to DOE, he worked at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, DC, where he led national efforts to advance state clean energy and climate change policies and initiatives. He earned a bachelor of arts degree in environmental studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz and a master's in environmental management from the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies at Yale University.