Rob Klenner is the Advanced Geothermal Technology Leader for Baker Hughes and has over 12 years of experience in subsurface technology development for geothermal, oil & gas and CCUS. Currently, he leads Baker Hughes’ Closed-Loop Geothermal Solutions partnership with GreenFire Energy and is the Executive Director of the Wells2Watts Geothermal Consortium. He also provides strategy and thought leadership globally to enable growth opportunities in the geothermal market and the commercialization of new geothermal technologies. Prior to joining Baker Hughes, he served in various managerial and technical roles at Baker Hughes, General Electric, EERC- University of North Dakota, and The Geysers at Calpine. Mr. Klenner received a B.S. and M.S. from the Harold Hamm School of Geology at the University of North Dakota and has authored or co-authored over 25 Publications and filed over 12 U.S. and worldwide patents in energy development and digital solutions.