USEA 14th Annual State of the Energy Industry Forum


The 14th Annual State of the Energy Industry Forum will bring together executives from the energy industry’s leading associations, lawmakers, regulators, energy industry influencers, diplomats, thought leaders, and journalists to discuss the most significant energy issues facing our country and our world.

The event is one of USEA’s flagship meetings and coincides with the first
State of the Union Address of the year.


David Carroll

President & CEO
Gas Technology Institute

Hon. Vicky A. Bailey

Anderson Stratton International, LLC

Thomas Kuhn

Edison Electric Institute

Dave McCurdy

President & CEO
American Gas Association

Jim Matheson

Chief Executive Officer
National Rural Electric Cooperative

Charlie Riedl

Executive Director
Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG)

Greg Wetstone

President & CEO
American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE)

Dena Wiggins

President & CEO
Natural Gas Supply Association

Jack Gerard

President & CEO
American Petroleum Institute

Susan Kelly

Member of the Board of Trustees
North American Electric Reliability Corporation

Donald Santa

President & CEO
Interstate Natural Gas Association of America

Chet Thompson

American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers

John Kotek

Vice President for Policy Development and Public Affairs
Nuclear Energy Institute

John Shelk

President and Chief Executive Officer
Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA)

Tom Kiernan

Chief Executive Officer
American Wind Energy Association

Kathy Nelson

Chairwoman of the Board
Utilities Technology Council (UTC)

Joseph P. McMonigle

President & Co-Founder
The Abraham Group LLC

Majida Mourad

Senior Vice President, Government Relations
Tellurian, Inc.

Steve Mitnick

Public Utilities Fortnightly