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Eric McCarthy is senior vice president of government relations, public policy and legal affairs at Proterra. Eric brings more than 20 years of executive leadership experience to Proterra. In 2017, he was selected as a SC Liberty Fellow, Class of 2019, and was invited to serve as a Commissioner for the Alliance to Save Energy’s 50x50 Commission on U.S. Transportation Sector Efficiency. Before joining Proterra as its general counsel and head of government relations, he served as general counsel of both private and public companies, including Honeywell Technology Solutions, Inc., a Honeywell subsidiary. Prior to joining Honeywell, Eric was an antitrust trial litigator and a partner in the antitrust and competition practice groups of Latham & Watkins LLP and Howrey in Washington, D.C. He attended Dartmouth College and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. And he is a youth lacrosse, basketball and gymnastics enthusiast.