Deeana Ahmed
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Deeana Ahmed

Vice President, Strategy, Policy, and Sustainability, Our Next Energy

Deeana Ahmed, Ph.D., is the vice president of Strategy, Policy, and Sustainability at Our Next Energy (ONE). She is a published researcher and policy analyst who has conducted large policy evaluations for the NYC Department of Education, managed grants for a Silicon Valley nonprofit, and currently owns and operates a start-up education technology firm.

Ahmed earned her doctoral degree in neuroscience and nutrition from Columbia University, her Master of Science and Master of Public Health in policy from Tufts University, and her Bachelor of Science from the University of Michigan. She is an alumnus of the University of Michigan Solar Car Team where she led the development of the nationally and globally ranked solar car, InfiniUM’s battery pack.