Mike DeNoia

Mike DeNoia

Joint degree MEM-MBA student focused on data-driven solutions in energy and transit.  10+ years of experience in Fortune 500 and start-up developing efficient research processes and integrated data management.  

Career Interests

Renewable Energy, City Energy and Transit Planning, Strategy and Efficiency, Energy Technology Prospecting, Mobility and Transportation

Employment Sought:
Internships

Education

 

MASTER OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, May 2018
Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke University, Durham, NC
Concentration: Energy and Environment
Relevant Coursework: Energy & the Environment, Modeling of Energy Systems, Transportation and Energy, Energy Economics

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, May 2018
Fuqua School of Business
Duke University, Durham, NC
Relevant organizations: Energy Emerging Markets Case Competition, MBA Energy Club

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN BIOCHEMISTRY AND HUMANITIES & ARTS, May 2004
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA
Graduated with Distinction
Relevant organizations: Independent Study Mentor, Alpha Phi Omega (Service Honor Fraternity) Inductee, Alpha Psi Omega (Theatre Honor Fraternity) Inductee, Masque Drama Club President

Professional Experience

Transportation/Mobility Intern
Rocky Mountain Institute, Boulder, CO
Mobility team, developing market-based solutions driving low-carbon, shared-mobility model of transportation sector.  Evaluated stakeholder criteria and prepared recommendations for expansion of Transportation Network Companies; key contributor to multimodal transit plan for the Cities of Boulder, Colorado and Austin, Texas to reduce parking demand and vehicle emissions.

Senior Research Associate - Biology Division
Joule Unlimited, Bedford, MA
Optimization of host microorganism and development of novel platform for renewable energy production at commercially relevant scale. Identification and advancement of proccess improvement conferring increase in productivity greater and application of strategy for achieving biological improvements. Oct 2012 - July 2015

Research Associate II - High Throughput Protein Optimization Platform
Monsanto, Cambridge, MA
Establishment and optimization of laboratory processes with integrated data tracking for high-throughput production and screening of novel target proteins. Oct 2008 - Oct 2012

Research Associate - Plant Pipeline, Nutrition, and Quality Traits
Monsanto, Mystic, CT
Reengineered pipeline workflows to reduce waste and increase capacity, optimize production efficiency and quality, yielding higher percentage of viable products. Apr 2004 - Oct 2008

Other Experience

 

Director of Chapter Resources
oSTEM
Resource and chapter support for network of LGBT students/professionals across the country pursuing STEM education. Apr 2014 - Present

STEM Ambassador
DIGITS
Developed demonstrations and solicited volunteers for educating local middle school students about the importance and application of their classwork and diverse skills as future STEM career leaders. 2012 - 2015

Skills

business development
energy efficiency
excel modeling
forecasting
project management

Graduation Date

May 2018

Additional Resources

Preferred Location

West

Preferred Sector

Business / Industry