is a Senior Fellow at American Progress. He joined American Progress after spending two years as a senior fellow at Western Progress, a regional nonpartisan policy institute in the Rocky Mountain West, where he focused on renewable energy and environmental issues. Tom spent more than three decades as a newspaper reporter, the majority of that time with The Washington Post and USA Today. His longtime specialties were public lands, natural resources, and energy issues, which he covered as a Denver-based national correspondent beginning in 1995. His environmental reporting has won awards from the Society of American Foresters and the Sierra Club. As a policy analyst.
Tom holds a B.A. in history from Cornell University in 1970. He lives in Golden, Colorado, with his wife, Nancy. Contact Tom Kenworthy