Armond Cohen is Co-founder and Executive Director of the Clean Air Task Force, which he has led since its formation in 1996. In addition to leading CATF, Armond is actively involved in CATF projects focusing on low carbon technology commercialization. Prior to his work with CATF, Armond founded and led the Conservation Law Foundation’s Energy Project, starting in 1983. Armond has published numerous articles on climate, energy systems, and air pollution; he speaks and testifies frequently on these topics.
He is a member of the Electric Power Research Institute Advisory Council, a founding board member of the Center for Sustainable Shale Development, a founding member of the Nuclear Innovation Alliance, and a member of the World Economic Forum (Davos) Global Agenda Council on Decarbonizing Energy. Armond is an honors graduate of Brown University and Harvard Law School, and served as judicial clerk of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.