Curtis Seymour leads the policy side of the States and Regions team, working across multiple regional teams to oversee strategy development, link work across regions, and fundraise for the field.
Prior to joining our staff, he worked for SunEdison leading business development initiatives aimed at creating strategic partnerships with utilities and load-serving entities in North America. From 2011 to 2013 he was SunEdison’s Director of Government Affairs, directing state-level legislative and regulatory activities for the company on the West Coast, and serving as chair of the Solar Energy Industries Association’s California state policy committee. He was previously a Fellow at the Robert Bosch Stiftung in Germany, researching and working in the German solar energy industry. From 2007 to 2010 he was a senior public utilities regulatory analyst and commissioner advisor at the California Public Utilities Commission.
Curtis earned an M.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina and holds a B.A. in Environmental Sciences and Policy from Duke University.