In collaboration with the Finsbury Glover Hering (FGH) Pride Employee Resource Group, Out in Energy is delighted to invite you to an event featuring Mr. Jeff Marootian, Special Assistant to the President for Climate and Science Personnel. Among other important duties, Jeff leads the presidential appointment process for science and climate personnel in the Biden-Harris Administration. This event will take place Monday, May 9 from 6:00 PM – 8:15 PM Eastern at FGH’s Washington’s Headquarters, and virtually for hybrid participants.

This event is part of a series of Out in Energy engagements designed to inform network members on key energy trends and policies, connect people across the LGBTQI+ community working in energy and climate, and raise overall visibility for LGBTQI+ people working in these fields.

To attend in-person, please RSVP by emailing Zack Strauss at Please register through the portal below to engage remotely via Zoom. Virtual attendees should expect to join at 6:30 PM EST.

If you have any questions or concerns, or if you would like to refer someone to join the Network, please do not hesitate to reach out to Zack Strauss at We would also encourage you to join our private LinkedIn community here.


6:00 – 6:30 PM EDT
Networking & refreshments

6:30 – 7:15 PM EDT
Moderated discussion & Q/A with Jeff Marootian (Zoom attendees should expect to join at this point)

7:15 – 8:45 PM EDT
Networking & refreshments

Out in Energy is able to build and conduct programming thanks to the contributions of its sponsors. If you are interested in contributing to the Out in Energy Network or serving as a foundational sponsor, please contact Zack Strauss at

Past event