Vice President, Energy and Resources Policy
Ross Eisenberg is vice president of energy and resources policy at the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). Mr. Eisenberg oversees the NAM's energy and environmental policy work and has expertise on issues ranging from energy production and use to air and water quality, climate change, energy efficiency and environmental regulation. He is a key voice for manufacturing on Capitol Hill, at federal agencies and across all forms of media.
Before coming to the NAM in 2012, Mr. Eisenberg spent more than five years as environmental and energy counsel at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the world's largest business federation. He was also executive for the Chamber's Environment & Energy Committee, the Chamber's primary vehicle for the creation and development of environmental and energy policy.
Prior to joining the Chamber, Mr. Eisenberg spent five years as an environmental, energy and insurance coverage attorney in the Washington, D.C., office of Greenberg Traurig LLP, a full-service international law firm with more than 1,700 lawyers. At Greenberg Traurig, Mr. Eisenberg represented large and small companies on a wide range of environmental and energy matters, including permitting and compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations; pesticide registration; rights of way and ratemaking; environmental insurance coverage; and assorted litigation.
Mr. Eisenberg is a member of the State Bar of the District of Columbia. He has a B.A. from Emory University and a J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law.
Water scarcity and your business: How to assess the impact and make informed decisions
In much of the world, water is undervalued and underpriced. Therefore, businesses often overlook its actual value to operations. Real and potential risks ranging from rationing and price increases to insufficient quality and increasing regulations can disrupt operations, threaten product quality, increase the cost of doing business and curtail growth.