Tom Stricker, Vice President, Technical & Regulatory Affairs and Energy & Environmental Research, Toyota Motor North America, Inc.

Tom Stricker is Vice President of Technical and Regulatory Affairs, and energy and Environmental Research, for Toyota Motor North America, Inc. Stricker oversees Toyota's energy, environmental and safety regulatory activities, and provides technical support for Toyota's federal legislative affairs. In addition, he is a frequent speaker on Toyota's advanced technology strategy, energy and environmental policy, biofuels, and fuel economy, and has testified several times before Congress. He currently serves on the Visiting Committee of the University of Maryland Mechanical Engineering Department, the Transportation Research Board's Transportation Energy Committee, and EPA's Clean Air Act Advisory Committee. Stricker earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland at College Park.