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Heather Zichal, federal official. Named one of The 50 Politicos to Watch, Politico, 2010.

Background

Zichal, Heather was born on February 8, 1976.

Education

Graduate, Rutgers University.

Career

Legislation director to Republican Rush Holt United States House of Representatives, Washington, legislation director to Republican Frank Pallone Junior, 2001—2002. Legislation assistant to Senator John Kerry United States Senate, 2002—2006, legislation director, 2006—2008. Energy and environment policy adviser for Senator John Kerry's Presidential Campaign, 2004.

Policy director for energy, environment, and agriculture for Barack Obama's Presidential Campaign, 2008. Deputy assistant to president for energy and climate change policy The White House, since 2009.