Chris Lu
Former Deputy Secretary, Department of Labor


Chris Lu comes to ASBC with more than 20 years of public service. Before he was the Deputy Secretary of Labor, Chis served on President-elect Obama’s transition team in 2008. Prior to his role in the executive branch, Chris was then-Senator Obama’s Legislative Director and Acting Chief of Staff from 2005 until 2009. Chris has served in all three branches of government and is currently a Senior Fellow at the University of Virginia where he provides policy on politics and policy, and a Senior Strategy Advisor at FiscalNote, a DC based technology company. Chris worked with many high-road businesses in the Department of Labor, and believes it is time to up the voices of business leaders willing to resist policies that compromise our shared values.