Shawn provides research and analysis support for SEIA. In an earlier role, he worked closely with the National Solar Database. Before joining SEIA, Shawn worked as a survey researcher for the University of Illinois at Chicago. He holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Juniata College and is currently pursuing an MPA degree at The George Washington University. In his spare time he enjoys running, hiking, and planning excursions back to his native Maine.