Colin Leyden

Senior Manager, Regulatory & Legislative Affairs


Areas of expertise:
Oil and gas, energy policy, ground-level ozone and air quality

Colin oversees EDF’s efforts to improve environmental performance and oversight of oil and gas production activities in Texas. He manages technical experts and policy advocates, and works with state officials, industry partners and NGOs.


Colin has more than 12 years of political, policy and public advocacy experience in Texas working with legislators, NGO’s and industry.


B.S. in Communications, Northwestern University