Dr. Meg Power has been President and Executive Director of Economic Opportunity Studies (EOS) of Washington, DC since 1997. EOS is a non-profit research group that supports community action agency programs and other community and state organizations that address poverty with policy analysis and program development. Since 1981, Dr. Power has also maintained a private practice as a consultant to the National Community Action Foundation (NCAF) of Washington, DC. In that capacity, she provides analysis and strategic support to the federal advocacy efforts of the Community Action network, with particular attention to energy affordability programs. From 1975 - 1981, Dr. Power served on the US Senate staff; first, as Legislative Assistant to Senator Edward W. Brooke (R, MA), then as Minority Staff Director of the Energy and Nuclear Non-Proliferation Subcommittee of the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee. She holds a PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Arts from Radcliffe College at Harvard University.