Tom Bowerman is director of PolicyInteractive (PI), a research firm that examines policy options and conducts public multi-faceted opinion research studies for insights into policy support. PI has completed 24 discrete studies, focusing mainly on climate change, since 2008 and shares results with the public, policymakers, and researchers. Bowerman has practiced in the field of architecture, urban design and planning for three decades at the interface of development and environmental protection. He has supervised inner-city historic building rehabilitation, co-owns three companies, and co-founded two community land trust organizations. He holds a courtesy research position at the University of Oregon School of Law.