Hawaii State Legislature
State Representative Chris Lee serves an Assistant Majority Leader and Chairman of the Energy and Environmental Protection Committee in the Hawaii State Legislature. First elected in 2008, he has since authored Hawaii's Climate Adaptation Initiative, the nation’s first 100% renewable portfolio standard, a net-zero clean energy mandate for all public schools and universities, policies laying the groundwork for a more distributed electric grid, and has been leading efforts to reform the utility business and regulatory models. Rep. Lee serves on the boards of several community non-profit organizations and volunteers his time in the community. He is a graduate of Oregon State University.