Herbert M. Allison has been chosen by the White House to advise them on the Department of Energy's "green" loan program. He was recruited after the collapse of Solyndra, a solar company that received $535 million in federal loan guarantees.
|Herbert M. Allison|
Mr. Allison began his career at Merrill Lynch as an associate in investment banking and served variously as Treasurer, Director of Human Resources, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, President, Chief Operating Officer and as a member of the Board during his 28 years there. After leaving Merrill Lynch in mid-1999, he served as National Finance Chair for U.S. Senator John McCain's first Presidential Campaign
Allison, the son of an FBI agent, earned a B.A. in philosophy from Yale University. Following four years as an officer in the U.S. Navy, including one year in Vietnam, he received an M.B.A. from Stanford University. (Wiki)