Dr. Linda Davis is the Founder and CEO of Giraffe Bioenergy and organization developing local production of clean, safe and affordable cooking fuel in Kenya. She has over 15 years extensive experience in senior-level positions within the renewable energy sector, including solar systems conventional and cellulosic ethanol technologies and algae-based biofuels. Linda earned her undergraduate degree in Food Science and Technology at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology in Kenya. She completed her PhD in Microbiology and Biotechnology at the University of Western Sydney. Dr. Davis also holds certificates in Petroleum Refining, Project Management, Finance and Accounting (Stanford University).