Rick Umoff is Regulatory Counsel and Director of State Affairs at SEIA. Rick provides legal and regulatory support on solar energy matters throughout the United States. Currently, Rick leads SEIA's efforts to drive solar markets through the Clean Power Plan, as well as SEIA’s work on utility business model reform and the development of solar markets under New York REV. Additionally, Rick supports SEIA's efforts to promote solar deployment in the Midwest. Rick has worked on regulatory and policy matters at 3Degrees, a leading renewable energy marketer, the Center for Resource Solutions, a national clean energy policy non-profit, and the California Public Utilities Commission. Rick lives in Washington, D.C.