Leah Scull

Leah Scull




Senior Policy Associate

Leah Scull serves as MEEA’s Senior Policy Associate, responsible for analyzing and advancing state energy efficiency policies and working with key industry stakeholders to inform and improve energy efficiency policy design. She leads MEEA's advocacy efforts in Illinois and Iowa. In addition to developing advocacy materials and coordinating educational and outreach activities in those states, Leah also tracks income qualified efficiency programs and initiatives throughout the Midwest and has subject matter expertise in rate design and industrial energy efficiency programs.

Prior to joining MEEA, Leah was an Energy Analyst with Oceana, analyzing federal offshore energy policies. She earned a B.A. in Environmental Studies from Lake Forest College and a Master of Science in Environmental Policy from Bard College. 

Author Latest Articles

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