Chicago, Illinois | Marine Corps Veteran

Jon Gillis is a research analyst in the Decision and Infrastructure Sciences Division at Argonne National Laboratory. He previously worked as an electricity market analyst at National Grid, where he focused on wholesale market integration of distributed energy resources. As a graduate student, Jon specialized in energy policy and economics with a research focus on capacity market mitigation in US electricity markets.

From 2013 to 2017, Jon served in the US Marine Corps as an infantryman and tactical adviser on unmanned and autonomous system development efforts. Jon received a BA in government from Georgetown University and an MA in international law and diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. He is currently pursuing an MS in finance at Georgetown University.