Project Description

Chris Miller

Christopher Hessler


Clean Air, Ener­gy Pol­i­cy, Ener­gy, Inde­pen­dence, Low Car­bon and Renew­able Fuels

Build­ing on a 26-year career work­ing for Con­gress, at AJW Chris cham­pi­ons clean air and ener­gy tech­nolo­gies. He knows the process of shap­ing leg­is­la­tion from the inside out. Chris’ con­gres­sion­al career focused on set­ting the Senate’s ener­gy and envi­ron­men­tal pol­i­cy pri­or­i­ties, and guid­ing and facil­i­tat­ing inter­nal and exter­nal coor­di­na­tion on near­ly all relat­ed legislation.

Clients ben­e­fit from Chris’ wealth of prac­ti­cal expe­ri­ence draft­ing and devel­op­ing U.S. ener­gy and envi­ron­men­tal pol­i­cy, includ­ing the Ener­gy Inde­pen­dence and Secu­ri­ty Act of 2007 and the Clean Air Act Amend­ments of 1990, as well as renew­able fuels legislation.

• Clean Air: Clean Air Act
• Energy: Energy Policy Act of 2005, Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
• Low Carbon Fuels: Renewable Fuel Standard

• Senior Policy Advisor to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and the Senate Democratic Caucus on energy and environmental matters.
• Professional staff for the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
• Legislative assistant for Senator Carl Levin

• Master’s in Natural Resource Management, Planning and Policy • Bachelor’s in Political Science from the University of Michigan Key Presentations & Publications
• Comments on HD Phase 2 Proposed Rule, Revised Ozone standard