Josh Cohen is the Director of Policy at Shell Recharge Solutions (Americas). Josh serves as Shell Recharge Solutions’ focal point for policy and regulatory engagement federally and in a number of states in the Eastern United States. His priorities include growing the market for transportation electrification; enhancing the value proposition of electrification through software-based managed charging, interoperability, and open protocols; and promoting equitable access to EV charging.
Before joining Shell Recharge Solutions (formerly Greenlots), Josh served in policy and communications roles at SemaConnect and the Business Network for Offshore Wind. In addition, he hosted the clean-energy podcasts “More Power to You” and “Offshore Wind Insider.” He served in public-sector leadership positions, including as mayor of Annapolis, MD, and as deputy administrator of the Rural Utilities Service (RUS) during the Obama administration.