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UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Michael McGhee

Michael McGhee
Executive Director
U.S. Army Office of Energy Initiatives


Mr. Michael F. McGhee is the Executive Director of the U.S. Army Office of Energy Initiatives and is responsible for the development of large-scale renewable and alternative energy projects which enhance energy security and resiliency for Army installations by leveraging private sector financing. Mr. McGhee’s responsibilities include the development of projects for onsite energy generation, and control systems to ensure availability of power for Army installations energy requirements. Prior to joining OEI, Mr. McGhee held multiple positions in the office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment and Energy for 10 years. Mr. McGhee holds Masters Degrees in National Resource Strategy, Business Administration, and Management, and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. He is a licensed Professional Engineer, former Congressional Fellow, and former U.S. Air Force officer.