Chad Guzman was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona where he attended Phoenix Christian High School. He later received a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in Geography and a certificate in International Studies from Arizona State University. Chad is currently a Government Affairs Representative at Arizona Public Service, where he works to achieve public policy outcomes that advance a sustainable energy future for Arizona. Previously, he served as a legislative liaison in the Arizona Office of the Attorney General and as a research associate at the International Institute for Environmental Law in Madrid, Spain. Chad has twice been voted as Arizona’s best lobbyist under 40 at the Arizona Capitol Times’ annual “Best of the Capitol” awards – both in 2015 and 2017. Additionally, Chad is a graduate of the Hispanic Leadership Institute and serves in leadership on boards at Valley Youth Theatre and the Utility State Government Organization.