Host and Moderator. Ambassador Gray is the founding partner of Boyden Gray & Associates, a law and regulatory strategy firm in Washington, D.C., following many years of service to his nation in both domestic and diplomatic posts. As White House Counsel to President George H.W. Bush, he assisted the president's enactment of the Clear Air Act Amendments of 1990, development of a cap-and-trade system for acid rain emissions, and enactment of the Energy Policy Act of 1992, which aimed to decrease American dependence on foreign oil, protect our environment, and promote economic growth. He previously had served as counsel to President Ronald Reagan's Task Force on Regulatory Relief, and as Legal Counsel to Vice President Bush. Later, under President George W. Bush, he served as U.S. Ambassador to the European Union, as Special Envoy for Eurasian Energy Diplomacy, and as Special Envoy for European Union Affairs. In addition to his public service and private legal work, he also serves on a variety of boards dedicated to public health, regulatory reform, constitutional law, and a variety of other civic and charitable causes.