Clarence Tong

Director of Government Relations


Areas of expertise:
Legislative process, Budget & Appropriations, U.S. energy policy

Clarence Tong serves as Director of Government Relations overseeing EDF relationships on Capitol Hill and legislative priorities relating to clean energy and transportation, budget, appropriations, and tax issues.


Prior to joining EDF, Clarence served in the Obama Administration at the U.S. Department of Energy as a Senior Advisor for Congressional Affairs.


  • BA in Economics & Political Science, University of Pennsylvania
  • MSc in Politics & Communications, London School of Economics
  • Master in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School