Headshot of ARPA-E Program Director Dr. Douglas Wicks
Dr. Douglas Wicks
Program Director

Dr. Douglas Wicks currently serves as a Program Director at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA‑E). His focus at ARPA-E is on waste-to-energy technologies. 

Donna C. Williams
Donna C. Williams
Contracting Officer

Donna C. Williams currently serves as a Contracting Officer at the Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E). As a Contracting Officer, Williams is responsible for the award and administration of financial assistance contracts in accordance with federal laws and regulations. Prior to ARPA-E, Williams served as a Contracting Officer/Team Leader within the U. S. Department of Energy’s Office of Headquarters Procurement Services.

Headshot of ARPA-E Tech-to-Market Advisor Richard Wilson
Richard Wilson
Technology-to-Market Advisor

Richard Wilson currently serves as a Technology-to-Market Advisor at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) where he helps prepare innovative energy technologies for transition from the lab to the market.

Mary Yamada currently serves as a Technology-to-Market Advisor at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy
Mary Yamada
Technology-to-Market Advisor

Mary Yamada currently serves as a Technology-to-Market Advisor at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) where she helps prepare innovative energy technologies for transition from the lab to the market.