Renewable Energy Program Specialist
Zachary Jylkka joined BOEM in 2021 as a Renewable Energy Program Specialist. In this role, Zach is the lead project coordinator for the Gulf of Maine planning and leasing process, while also contributing to the management and oversight of active renewable energy leases. Prior to BOEM, Zach worked at NOAA Fisheries and the Environmental Law Institute. Zach has a BA in Sociology from Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, and a Master’s of Environmental Science from the Bren School at UC Santa Barbara.