Candace Vahlsing is a Senior Advisor for Energy, Climate, and Environment for Senator Michael Bennet. She joined Senator Bennet's team from the White House Domestic Policy Council, where she served as a Senior Policy Advisor for Energy and Climate Change and helped develop and implement President Obama's energy and climate change agenda. Prior to joining the Domestic Policy Council, Candace worked for the Council on Environmental Quality and was a Policy Advisor on President Obama’s re-election campaign. She also served in several capacities at the California Air Resources Board. She holds a Master of Public Policy and a Master of Science from the University of California, Berkeley.