Mr. Weissman is an energy and environmental attorney, and former administrative law judge at the California Public Utilities Commission (PUC). In addition, he previously served as principal consultant to the California State Assembly’s Committee on Natural Resources. He is a member of the mediation panel for the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, and creator of the California PUC’s alternative dispute resolution program. In addition, he served as legal director for the Local Government Commission, an environmental and social policy think tank, providing assistance to local governments. He received his BA degree from the University of Michigan, his JD degree from the University of California at Davis, and his MPA degree from Harvard University.