Jason Anderson is president and CEO of Cleantech San Diego, a business association that positions the greater San Diego region as a global leader in the cleantech economy. Under Jason’s leadership, Cleantech San Diego fosters collaborations across the private-public-academic landscape, leads advocacy efforts to promote cleantech priorities, and encourages investment in the San Diego region. Founded in 2007, Cleantech San Diego’s membership includes more than 110 businesses, universities, governments, and nonprofits committed to advancing sustainable solutions for the benefit of the economy and the environment. Before joining Cleantech San Diego in 2010, Jason was Vice President of Business Development for the San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation and also worked in the Texas State Capitol as Legislative Director for Texas State Senator Frank Madla. Jason holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas in Austin. He is on the board of Equality California and a member of the City of San Diego’s Sustainable Energy Advisory Board.