Christy Cooper is the Acting Business Operations Director for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). In this role, she oversees the Workforce Management, Project Management Coordination, and Information Technology Services Offices to ensure their efforts are aligned, effective, and responsive to EERE needs. She also currently serves as the Acting Information Technology Services Office Director, with responsibility for information technology and business management systems support.
Before assuming her current position, Christy was both Vehicle Technologies Office (VTO) Operations Supervisor and DOE Director of the U.S. DRIVE Partnership. U.S. DRIVE is a government-industry collaboration among DOE and its national laboratories, automobile manufacturers, energy companies, and electric utilities to accelerate the development of advanced automotive and related energy infrastructure technologies.
Since joining EERE in 1995, Christy has held a variety of positions in EERE, including Acting VTO Director and positions in the Fuel Cell Technologies Office, the Weatherization Assistance Program in support of the Recovery Act, and the former Office of Transportation Technologies.