Elizabeth Burrows is a Technology Manager in the Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) at the U.S. Department of Energy. She is on the Feedstock Supply and Logistics sub-program in BETO. Prior to this position, she served as an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science & Technology Policy Fellow at the National Science Foundation. She has nine years of research experience in algal biofuels, including 2.5 years at a startup company, Joule Unlimited, a postdoc in Chemistry at Princeton and Rutgers Universities, and a PhD in Biological and Ecological Engineering from Oregon State University. During graduate school, she also completed an Ecosystem Informatics minor, which followed from her previous position studying forest biogeochemistry at Harvard Experimental Forest, through the Marine Biological Laboratory. She holds Bachelor’s degrees in Mathematics and Environmental Studies from Mount Holyoke College. In her spare time she enjoys spending time outdoors, playing with her two small children, and inspiring the next generation of scientists!