Graduate Student Researcher
Julia is a PhD student in the Energy and Resources Group at UC Berkeley, and a researcher at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. Her research has centered on the integration of various distributed energy resources onto the grid, including demand response, energy efficiency and electric vehicles. While previously a fellow for the Natural Resources Defense Council, she focused on the history and best practices of pay-for-performance energy efficiency. Prior to graduate school, Julia worked for several years at PG&E in Integrated Resource Planning, and previously in economic consulting in a variety of sectors including energy and healthcare. Julia holds a M.S in Energy and Resources, a M.P.P from the Goldman School of Public Policy, and a B.A. in Economics and Spanish, all from UC Berkeley.