Joel Smoot

Joel Smoot, HKS

Joel Smoot, HKS

Joel is a second year MPP candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.  He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he studied Political Science and Zoology.   After college, Joel worked on Capitol Hill in the House of Representatives and the United States Senate where he focused on energy and environmental policy.  At Harvard, Joel is a Course Assistant for the Geopolitics of Energy and Business-Government Relationship in the United States classes.  He spent the summer of 2015 working for McKinsey & Company in Western Canada, and thoroughly enjoyed the Canadian Rockies.