Director of Government Relations Joins Mogel & Sweet

As of January 1, 2012, Carol Connors has joined the firm as its Director of Government Relations. Her responsibilities include advocating clients’ interests and concerns to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and legislators on Capitol Hill.

"David and I are pleased to have Carol on board”, Bill Mogel said. “She brings many years of experience in the energy field to our firm and will be a real asset to our clients."

Carol Connors held a senior staff position for 16 years at FERC representing the agency before the U.S. Congress, the Administration and international counterparts. In dealing with the Congress, Ms. Connors’ role included providing technical assistance to Members of Congress and congressional staff on FERC’s rulemakings, orders and policy statements, as well as addressing constituent concerns with respect to natural gas transportation and other FERC-related matters. She also prepared for many Commission appearances before congressional committees on issues ranging from LNG and hydrokinetics to electric reliability and energy market price speculation.