PLENARY SESSION SPEAKERS

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
9:00 am - 10:30 am

Waterpower Week in Washington offers a unique opportunity for all hydro and marine energy professionals to meet and hear from the new chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), Mr. Kevin J. McIntyre. His presence at the event will mark the first time he will address a national hydro/marine energy audience. Don’t miss this special occasion!

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Kevin J. McIntyre

Chairman Kevin J. McIntyre was nominated to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission by President Donald J. Trump in August 2017 and confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 2, 2017. 

Prior to joining the Commission, Chairman McIntyre was the co-leader of the global Energy Practice at the law firm Jones Day, where he practiced law for most of his nearly 30-year legal career. At the firm, he had an expansive FERC practice, counseling and representing clients in nearly all industry sectors, including natural gas, conventional electricity, oil, hydropower, wind power and other renewable resources, and energy marketing and trading. His work for energy clients spanned administrative and appellate litigation, compliance and enforcement matters, and corporate transactions. 

Chairman McIntyre is a graduate of San Diego State University and Georgetown Law. He and his wife Jennifer have three children.