Bryan Zumwalt
Vice President of Federal Affairs

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Brian Zumwalt

As Vice President of Federal Affairs, Mr. Zumwalt brings strategic leadership and deep subject matter expertise in chemical, energy and environmental policy to enhance the Association’s best-in-class federal advocacy program.

Bryan has spent the better part of a decade working on Capitol Hill. Prior to joining ACC in 2015, he served as senior energy and environment advisor to Senator David Vitter. He has also served as chief counsel on two Senate committees—the Committee on Environment and Public Works, and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

During his tenure in the Senate, Zumwalt played a key role in important negotiations on chemical science issues, including reform of the U.S. Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). Zumwalt served as Senator Vitter's lead negotiator on energy and environmental legislation, as well as on Presidential nominees. He also participated in negotiations to ensure the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and other regulatory agencies adopt sound scientific procedures in assessing the safety of chemicals in commerce.

Bryan holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of Idaho and a Juris Doctor from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. He is a member of the District of Columbia and the Maryland State Bar Associations.

Bryan is married with two young sons, Colton and Aiden.

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