Clarence Tong

Legislative Affairs Manager


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

As a Legislative Affairs Manager on the Climate Political Affairs team, Clarence Tong works to build and maintain relationships with Congress and advocate for the Clean Power Plan and other policies that benefit the climate and clean air.


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