Advisory Board member
Tomás Carbonell is Senior Counsel and Director for Regulatory Policy in the U.S. Clean Air Program at Environmental Defense Fund, where he specializes in climate change and clean air issues. Based in EDF’s Washington, D.C. office, Carbonell engages in litigation, regulatory proceedings, and policy analysis and advocacy on a variety of federal climate and clean air matters. He also serves as an Adjunct Instructor at Howard University School of Law, and as a member of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Act Advisory Committee.
Prior to joining EDF in July 2012, Carbonell practiced energy and environmental law as an associate at Van Ness Feldman, LLP. Carbonell is a 2008 graduate of Yale Law School, and completed master’s degrees in development economics and environmental management at Oxford University in 2005. He received bachelor’s degrees in chemical engineering, economics, and multidisciplinary studies from North Carolina State University in 2002.