Carrie Cullen Hitt serves as Vice President of State Affairs of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association of the U.S. solar industry. Through advocacy and education, SEIA and its 1,100 member companies work to make solar energy a mainstream and significant energy. Ms. Cullen Hitt previously served as President of the Solar Alliance, which recently merged with SEIA. Prior to this, Ms. Cullen Hitt served as Vice President, Renewable Products for Constellation Energy. She also served as Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs and worked at Green Mountain Energy Resources as Director of Regional Business Development. Ms. Cullen Hitt has also held energy-related positions at the Massachusetts Legislature and Harvard University. She currently serves on the advisory council of the Interstate Renewable Energy Council and the North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Clark University and a Master of Arts from the School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins University.