Environment California Research and Policy Center Staff

Dan Jacobson
State Director
(916) 446-8062 ext. 305

Started on staff: 1988
B.A., Franklin and Marshall University

Dan drives the strategy development and execution of Environment California’s campaigns and lobbying in the California state Capitol. He has successfully advocated for the passage of dozens of bills into law, including measures to ban toxic chemicals, bring 1 million solar roofs to California, and commit the state to divest from coal. He ran the campaign for SB 100, California’s law setting a goal of 100% clean energy by 2045. Dan was named one of Capitol Weekly’s “Top 100 Lobbyists” in California in 2008. Dan lives in Sacramento, California, where he enjoys studying Spanish, playing guitar, hiking through the wilderness and playing in a jug band.