Jessica G. Lambert serves as Co-Chair and Chief Information Officer for Next Generation Energy Initiative, Inc. (NGEI), a not-for-profit organization located in Marcellus, NY USA. She oversees the NGEI's use of information technology to improve online educational programs, information systems and information resource management. She leads NGEI's Biophysical Economics and Energy Institutes in collaboration with all the organizational components of NGEI. Jessica Lambert has been active in the field of energy for the past seven years and has held positions at the White House Office of Energy and Climate Change, the White House Council on Environmental Quality and later the Paleontological Research Institute, where she led research initiatives to assess the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Conservation Biology and a certificate in environmental science.