Andrew Johnston With a background spanning the energy, technology, policy, and urban planning sectors, Johnston works with utilities, cities, manufacturers, and third-party groups in aligning strategy, technology, policy and customer-facing program execution. Johnston has worked in areas of technology innovation, strategic planning, market analysis, and competitive intelligence. Prior to Navigant, Johnston was President of ETS, for Zpryme. He has also served in a variety of roles at organizations centered around emerging technology, including Austin Energy and Pecan Street Inc. Johnston is a former chief of staff to economic and social theorist Jeremy Rifkin, where he supported the energy & technology agenda with clients including European Commission, European heads of state, and major global industrial and energy stakeholders. He lives in Austin with his Wife and Baby Girl, and is the 2014 recipient of the Austin Under 40 Award for Energy & Technology.