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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Mark Little

Mark Little
Executive Director
UNC Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise


Mark Little, PhD, is Executive Director of the Kenan Institute. He is also the  permanent Director of NCGrowth. In these roles, he manages institute operations, supports high-growth  entrepreneurs, helps communities grow and retain business, facilitates  strategic regional economic development, and researches solutions to pressing  energy, environment, and climate related problems. Little brings to this  position a broad, international background in environmental and earth science,  policy analysis, and renewable energy development. Immediately prior to joining  the institute, he served as a AAAS Congressional Science Fellow to the U.S.  House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs.