John W. Jimison is the Managing Director of the Energy Future Coalition. Prior to joining the Energy Future Coalition in 2011, Mr. Jimison served as Senior Counsel to the Energy and Commerce Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives, advising Chairman Henry Waxman and the committee’s other members on a range of legislative issues in energy policy. He was a principal House staff counsel on the energy-related provisions of the American Recovery and Revitalization Act of 2009, the energy efficiency and electric-grid provisions of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, and numerous other House-passed energy-related bills. Mr. Jimison practiced energy and regulatory law from 1987 through 2006 in Federal and state forums. From 1982-1985, he was Principal Administrator at the International Energy Agency. He is a graduate of the College of Wooster and Georgetown University Law Center, and a member of the Washington, D.C., and Virginia Bars.