Nitzan Goldberger is state policy director at the Energy Storage Association (ESA). In that capacity, she drives and designs storage policy through regulatory and legislative advocacy at the state level. Before joining ESA, she served as Borrego Solar’s director of policy and business development for California, where she advised and shaped Borrego Solar’s business strategies and product offerings in California. Prior to Borrego, she worked as a renewable energy policy expert for Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E)—one of the largest investor-owned utilities in the nation—where she developed renewable energy policy strategy on renewable portfolio standards’ implementation, compliance, and legislation impacting PG&E’s energy procurement. She also spent nearly three years as an associate with the Eurasia Group, where she advised corporate, financial, and government clients on U.S. federal and state-level natural gas, oil, and electric sector policies. Ms. Goldberger earned her M.S. in foreign service from Georgetown University and her B.A. in political science from the University of California at Berkeley.