Bree A. Raum is the Vice President of Federal Affairs. Bree serves as the chief lobbyist, responsible for leading activities to shape legislative policies and develop, implement and manage federal affairs strategies to advance national energy policies and initiatives in support of clean energy.
Her prior experience includes serving as Senior Director of Federal Affairs for the American Gas Association, the national trade association representing natural gas utilities. There she served as the organization’s primary federal lobbyist for energy efficiency, environment, appropriations and energy tax issues. Earlier in her career, Bree was the Director of Grassroots Advocacy and WindPAC, for the American Wind Energy Association, where she directed the association’s political giving and shaping the industry’s national grassroots lobbying program and before that she was at the National Propane Gas Association.
Bree received a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science at Salisbury State University, and Master’s degrees in Business Administration and in Energy Policy and Climate from The Johns Hopkins University. In 2018, 2019 and 2020 The Hill named Bree as one of the top trade association lobbyists.