Alex A. Beehler
Alex Beehler is the President of Alex A. Beehler & Co., LLC and Senior Advisor , B&D Consulting, the Washington, DC government services subsidiary of the law firm, Baker & Daniels. In these two capacities, Alex provides consulting services on environmental and energy matters for clients dealing with federal agencies, particularly the Department of Defense and the military components.
Alex has over 30 years of Washington, DC policy and law experience, most of which is in the environmental, energy, and sustainability fields. He has worked for several federal agencies, the Senate Judiciary Committee, a major corporation, and a non-profit corporate-member association. His most recent public service was at the Department of Defense (2004-2009) where he served as Assistant Deputy to the Deputy Under Secretary for Environment, Safety & Occupational Health, then Principal Deputy to the Deputy Under Secretary for Installations Environment and became the Department's first Chief Sustainability Officer. He also served several months as Acting Deputy Under Secretary.
Alex is also currently an Adjunct Research Fellow at National Defense University's environment and energy program at FT McNair, Washington, DC, an advisor to "Live Better", a monthly e-magazine focused on security and sustainability, based in Independence, W VA, and a board member of Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, Annapolis, MD. He is the founder of the Environmental Policy Group, a monthly luncheon speakers forum on topics of current interest.
Alex has an A.B.from Princeton University,Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and a J.D. from the University of Virginia School