Paul Laurent

Director of Student Services and Programs

Paul Laurent joined the Office of Energy and Environment in 2012 as the Director of Student Services and Programs. Paul brings extensive experience and a broad background in the energy industry to OEE. Prior to joining OEE, Paul worked at the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, where he developed and managed statewide renewable energy and energy efficiency programs. He also worked at the National Regulatory Research Institute, where he conducted research on utility industry topics ranging from energy supply diversity to state regulatory commission information structures. Paul has a bachelor’s degree in business from Bowling Green State University and a master’s degree in public administration from Ohio State.