Scott Aaronson is the Managing Director for Cyber and Physical Security for the Edison Electric Institute (EEI). Prior to joining EEI, Mr. Aaronson was a senior adviser to Members of Congress serving the 12th Congressional District of California, including former House Foreign A¬ airs Committee Chairman Tom Lantos and his successor, U.S. Representative Jackie Speier. From 2001 to 2007, he served as an economic policy adviser to U.S. Senator Bill Nelson. He attended the University of Colorado at Boulder for his undergraduate studies, and received a master’s degree from The George Washington University.