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LeeAnn Baronett

Director of Impact Marketing
  • Communications

LeeAnn is the Director of Impact Marketing for RMI’s Communications team.


LeeAnn has spent over ten years in marketing and communications, working at the intersection of people and technology. Before joining RMI, LeeAnn was the Director of Marketing for HOMER Energy, a microgrid modeling software company in Boulder, Colorado. She also worked at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) where she helped create awareness and support for the lab. Before joining the renewable energy industry, LeeAnn worked in education, helping to increase access to STEM education around the world.


MA, Professional Writing, Carnegie Mellon University

BA, English, Pennsylvania State University


Boulder, CO

Authored Works

The Truth About Hydrogen

Hydrogen is the new kid on the block of low-carbon alternatives, with applications in mobility, industrial processing, and heavy transport. It can also be used to provide electricity and heat, and can be blended with natural gas to help decarbonize existing natural gas grids. But even with these opportunities, across…


Freedom Isn’t Free…of Methane

Last week, the US Department of Energy started referring to natural gas as “molecules of freedom” or “freedom gas,” referring to the ability of natural gas from the United States to provide “a diverse and affordable source of clean energy” for the world. It’s true that natural gas is often…