Ross Zelen

Ross Zelen

Research Fellow, Center for Law, Energy & the Environment
Email: rzelen@berkeley.edu

Ross Zelen is a Research Fellow in the Climate Program at CLEE. Ross’s research focuses on implementation of climate change policy, with a specific focus on solutions to reduce methane emissions. Ross has worked in California environmental policy and public interest for much of the past decade. Starting as an Executive Fellow at the California Air Resources Board, he worked on advancing air quality, clean energy, and sustainable transportation priorities. 

At Loyola Law School, where Ross received his J.D., he teamed up to win the 2019 California Lawyers Association Environmental Negotiations Competition and was a semifinalist in the 2020 National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition. He has been admitted to the California bar. 

J.D., LMU Loyola Law School, Los Angeles (2021) 

B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara (2013)