Leuwam Tesfai, Interim Chief of Staff

Leuwam Tesfai serves as Commissioner Shiroma's Interim Chief of Staff. Leuwam practices in the federal section of the Commission's legal division representing the Commission before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and advising on energy matters including ratemaking, transmission planning, procurement, and climate change. Leuwam also previously served as an advisor to Commissioner Liane Randolph. Prior to joining the Commission, Leuwam worked in the environmental and energy practice of an international law firm and for a renewable energy certification program. 

Leuwam is a graduate of the University of San Francisco School of Law and Emory University. 

Contact Information: Leuwam.Tesfai@cpuc.ca.gov, 415-703-2403

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