Andres Jimenez As Senior Director of Government Affairs at Citizens’ Climate Lobby, Andres works with U.S. Congress to expand the voice of the organization and further relevant legislation. Andres previously served as Associate Director of Government Relations at Ocean Conservancy, where he focused on creating bipartisan solutions for critical issues such as ocean acidification and sustainable fisheries in the United States.

Andres has a long history of public service, having worked with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, the House Judiciary’s Immigration Subcommittee, Congresswoman Linda Sanchez and Congressman Howard Berman. He also has worked with GreenLatinos and previously served on the board for the Florida Ocean Alliance where he represented the interests of Ocean Conservancy.

His current advice to Ecotropics brings together leaders at the highest level of government, corporate and US Congress. His policy making expertise set the climate solutions and environmental agenda by coordinating people with scientific expertise, organizations that support and manage programs on the Capitol ecosystem, and policymakers who shape legislation.