Dwain began his career in Austin practicing intellectual property law with a focus on high tech and funding of early stage companies.
In 2003, Dwain began work at the Texas General Land Office as a staff attorney, as Special Counsel to the Commissioner, and finally as the Deputy Commissioner for Renewable Energy.
From 2012 until 2016, Dwain served as Transportation and Policy Research Director of the Texas Sustainable Research Institute at UT San Antonio. Dwain also served as a member of the Advisory Board for the Central Texas Fuel Independence Project, and directed research into stationary energy technologies. From 2016 until the present, Dwain has been the Executive Director for CleanTX. Dwain is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, with a Juris Doctor from UT Law School.
Emily is President & founder of Green Fern Events (GFE) — Texas’ leading producer of zero-waste conferences and events. She is respected as an expert in her field with a combined 15 years of experience in event management, clean energy and sustainable business. As Director of Events for CleanTX, Emily ensures that all Signature Events are fun, engaging, and zero-waste. Emily earned her MA from George Washington University and graduated with her BA from Lynchburg College.
Heather Rose is a physics student at the University of Texas at Austin. For CleanTX she manages the website, assists with CleanTX events, and creates video content for distribution. Heather is also an Undergraduate Research Assistant at the Webber Energy Group where she researches rainwater harvesting, UV residential rainwater treatment, green roofs and rooftop gardening. Heather is also a musician and performs around the Austin area under her stage name Heather Scarlett Rose.
Steven T. Rosenberg
Steven T. Rosenberg is the founder and CEO of Green Purpose LLC. An eco-capitalist enterprise that provides a systematic approach to designing, developing, and implementing profitable recycling programs for companies that spend more than 50k on waste. Now with a seven-year history of being the national standard for Zero Waste and Eco-Capitalist Solutions, Steven and his company work alongside of some of the largest global enterprises, such as FedEx, Rockwell Automation, and Flex-N-Gate, achieve Zero Waste through their unique eco-capitalistic approach.
Steven is making major shifts by entering into the cleantech space here in Austin. This path is excellent for CleanTX because he will be leading the marketing and social media for new industry partners. Together, we will shape perceptions, trigger emotions, and guide decisions for the future.
Thank you and have a GREEN day,
Steven T. Rosenberg