John Staub John Staub is the Director of the Office of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels Analysis at the U.S. Energy Information Administration. John leads analysis and modeling of domestic and international petroleum and natural gas resources, production, refining, and logistics for both short and long-term outlooks. His office produces outlooks for a range of issues including: long-term oil prices, LNG exports, shale gas, tight oil, biofuels and technology change. He previously worked in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Policy and International Affairs and has served detail assignments at the White House Council of Economic Advisers and the International Energy Agency (IEA). He received an undergraduate degree in physics from Concordia College, Moorhead, Minn., and a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Chicago.