President Biden Names Willie Phillips Acting Chairman

January 3, 2023


Willie Phillips has been named the new Acting Chairman of FERC by President Biden. Acting Chairman Phillips joined FERC in December 2021. He is an experienced regulatory attorney combining nearly 20 years of legal expertise in public and private practice with extensive background in public utility regulation, bulk power system reliability, and corporate governance.

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