April 27, 2011, Washington, D.C. – The American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) today announced new leadership positions at the organization. Retired Vice Admiral and ACORE Advisory Board member, Dennis V. McGinn has accepted the position of President of ACORE, effective today. And Dan Reicher, formerly DOE Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy and currently Director of Stanford University’s Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance, has become Chairman of ACORE’s Board of Directors, with ACORE Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors, John Geesman, stepping down.