Green Festival Speakers

Brian Wynne

Brian Wynne is the President of the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA). Appointed in April 2004, he acts as chief staff executive of this member-based international organization, which promotes battery, hybrid, plug-in hybrid and fuel cell electric vehicles and infrastructure.

Mr. Wynne brings in-depth experience in transportation and technology applications gained in leadership roles with trade associations and public-private partnerships.

Currently, Mr. Wynne serves on the Committee of 100 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Industry Advisory Board for the GATE Center for Electric Drive Transportation at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, and recently served a term on the U.S. Department of Energy’s Electricity Advisory Committee as a key representative for the electric drive industry. In June 2011 he was named to Automotive News’ “Electrifying 100” list of most influential leaders of vehicle electrification. He also serves as the President of the GoElectricDrive Foundation.