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Alex Barron, Deputy Associate Administrator for the Office of Policy

Alex Barron

Alex Barron serves as Deputy Associate Administrator for the Office of Policy. Prior to his current role, Alex served as a Senior Advisor in OP, working on a broad range of policy issues. Prior to his appointments in the Office of Policy, Alex worked in Congress for several years — first as a fellow for Senator Joseph Lieberman (I-CT) and then as professional staff for the House Committee on Energy and Commerce — focusing on energy and climate policy. Before coming to Washington D.C., Alex was a visiting lecturer in Biology and Chemistry at Carleton College in Minnesota. Alex received a Doctorate in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from Princeton University and graduated from Carleton College with a degree in Chemistry.