Technology Manager and Technical Project Officer, Conversion Program, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)—Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO)
Liz Moore is a Technology Manager and Technical Project Officer in the Conversion Program at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO). In this role, Liz works on all aspects of program and project management from federal budget planning to project implementation efforts on thermochemical conversion technologies to make renewable fuels and chemicals from biomass. Liz joined BETO in 2007 as a support service contractor to the Golden Field Office and was hired by DOE in 2009. In that time, Liz has supported and led multiple Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) seeking projects in thermochemical conversions at the R&D scale and all technologies at the Pilot and Demonstration scales through an approximately $500 million ARRA-funded FOA that was completed in 2009. Liz received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Colorado School of Mines. Prior to joining DOE, Liz worked as an analytical chemist in both the environmental and oil & gas fields.