Howard A. Learner is an experienced public interest environmental and energy litigation attorney serving as Executive Director of the Environmental Law & Policy Center, the Midwest’s leading environmental legal advocacy and eco-business innovation organization. Mr. Learner is responsible for the overall strategic leadership and program direction for ELPC’s successful work to promote clean energy development solutions to climate change challenges, advance innovative transportation policies and preserve the Midwest’s natural resources and heritage. One of the organization’s core premises is that environmental progress and economic development can be achieved together. ELPC’s clean energy and clean transportation programs put that sustainable development policy principle into action.
Mr. Learner is a Professor (Adjunct) at the University of Michigan Law School and Northwestern University School of Law, teaching advanced seminars on energy law and climate change policy, environmental constitutionalism, and sustainable development law. J.D., Harvard Law School; B.A., University of Michigan.