Our Team:

Alyssa Sullivan

Director, External Relations

Alyssa Sullivan is the Director of External Relations at MxD, managing the organization’s outreach to a wide range of stakeholder groups and developing and executing a strategy related to communications, government affairs, and consortium building.

Prior to joining MxD in 2014, Alyssa was the Chief of Staff to the head of energy efficiency programs at the U.S. Department of Energy, where she completed a Presidential Management Fellowship. She has also held roles at the International Energy Agency, the U.S. House of Representatives, and the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. Alyssa has a master’s in American Government and a bachelor’s in Government and Spanish from Georgetown University. Her most recent life hack is listening to audio books during her commute (but her most important life hack is lots of coffee).