Ashley Duplechien entered the alternative fuel and renewable energy landscape over seven years ago. In her current role as director of business development—RNG for U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc., Ashley collaborates with RNG developers and gas end-users. From helping to bring new development projects online to displacing gas produced into optimal end markets (whether as a fuel, energy feedstock, or thermal energy source), she is a trusted partner and energy advisor. Ashely helps lead U.S. Gain’s RFP response process—efforts amplified by her passion for engaging with state and federal regulatory bodies on all topics alternative fuel. Her education extends to include a bachelor’s degree from Louisiana State University and a Master of Arts from the Royal Academy of Music in London, England.