Bob Inglis

Energy and Enterprise Initiative/, George Mason University; Former U.S. Congressman (R-SC)

Former Republican Congressman Bob Inglis is founder and executive director of the Energy and Enterprise Initiative (E&EI) and, both housed at George Mason University.

For his work on climate change Inglis was given the 2015 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award.

Before launching E&EI in 2012, Inglis was a resident fellow at Harvard University's Institute of Politics in 2011, a visiting energy fellow at Duke University's Nicholas School of the Environment in 2012, and a resident fellow at the University of Chicago's Institute of Politics in 2014. 

Inglis was elected to the U.S. Congress in 1992, representing Greenville-Spartanburg, South Carolina and serving from 1993-1998. In 2004, he was re-elected to Congress and served until losing re-election in the South Carolina Republican primary of 2010.

Last Updated: October 24, 2017