Christian Zur leads the U.S. Chamber of Commerce policy formulation and advocacy on defense and commercial space programs. His articles have been featured in publications such as Aviation Week, Defense News, Federal Times, Orlando Sentinel, Scientific American, Space News, The Hill, and The Seattle Times. Christian recently served on NASA's independent review of the operations and management of the International Space Station (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory.
Prior to joining the Chamber, Christian spent 12 years working on House and Senate staffs including six years on the House Armed Services Committee. Subsequently, he served as counsel to the chair of the Defense Policy Board as well as the Commission on the Future of the U.S. Aerospace Industry.