Christian R. Scorzoni serves as Chief External Affairs Officer leading policy development, regulatory and government affairs and strategic communications.Over the past thirteen years, Christian grew TSK into one of New England’s leading government affairs firms focused on renewable energy. Christian has worked closely with Vineyard Wind since 2016, working as a consultant to provide strategic counsel and government affairs support for the nation’s first large-scale offshore wind project, which is currently under construction. Christian has also helped manage broader regulatory and government affairs outreach throughout the Northeast and Washington D.C. for the company in this role. Christian previously served as Assistant Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs under Deval Patrick where he managed the policy development and implementation of several landmark energy bills in 2008, including the Green Communities Act, the Global Warming Solutions Act, and the Green Jobs Act. He also served nearly ten years in the Massachusetts State Senate as Deputy Chief of Staff and Legal Counsel to Senate President Robert E. Travaglini. Christian received a B.A. in Political Science at the American University in Washington, DC and received his J.D. from Suffolk Law School in Boston. He currently lives in Amesbury, Massachusetts with his wife Melissa and three children – Andrew, William and Olivia.