Director of Clean Energy & Power Technology, Austin Chamber of Commerce
John King is the Director of Clean Energy and Power Technology at the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce. John leads collaborative efforts with the City of Austin, Austin Energy, UT Austin’s Clean Energy Incubator, The Pecan Street Research Institute, CleanTX, The State of Texas, and other Austin clean energy industry stakeholders in building Austin’s clean energy economy. The Austin Chamber has the largest membership of any other Chamber in the country and provides leadership in the creation of a prosperous regional economy and effective advocacy for its members.
Prior to the Chamber, John was Executive Director of CleanTX, the energy and clean technology industry group for Central Texas. As Executive Director, John led the reorganization of CleanTX, transitioning the organization from local event production to an internationally recognized cluster development group focused on strategic partnerships, community development, thought leadership, education, and information dissemination.