Ted Clutter has served as the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) Manager of Outreach and Member Services since September 2010. Before taking his position with GEO, Ted was Executive Director of the Geothermal Resources Council, an international association focused on technical outreach for the geothermal power industry. Prior to his experience with geothermal energy, he served as Director of Communications for the Pennsylvania Coal Association (1990-97), and as Information Officer for the Virginia Center for Coal & Energy Research (1986-1990). Ted earned a B.S. degree in Geography, and an M.S. in Industrial Communications, at the University of Idaho College of Mines & Earth Resources. His writing and photography on natural resources and energy topics has appeared on various websites, and in regional and national magazines.