Captain Jim Goudreau, USN (Ret) culminated his career in the Pentagon working on energy and climate resilience issues. While attached to the Secretary of the Navy’s staff and the Chief of Naval Operations’ staff, including serving as the Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy, he focused on a holistic application of technology, partnerships and behavior change to improve capabilities and reduce vulnerabilities globally across Navy and Marine Corps operational and installations commands. He was responsible for crafting policy and developing strategic partnerships with government, industry and academia in support of the Department of the Navy’s energy programs. Those initiatives include operational and shore energy technology development, resiliency, energy efficiency, energy acquisition reform, training, education, strategic messaging and culture change. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree from Norwich University, a Masters in Management degree from Troy University and has completed the Tuck Executive Program at the Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business. He now serves as the Head of Climate at Novartis Business Services in Cambridge, Massachusetts.