Secretary Spencer Abraham
Secretary Abraham is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Abraham Group LLC, an international strategic consulting firm based in Washington, D.C.
He represented Michigan in the United States Senate prior to President George W. Bush selecting him as the tenth Secretary of Energy in U.S. history. During his tenure at the Energy Department (2001-2005), he developed policies and regulations to ensure the nation’s energy security, was responsible for the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve, oversaw domestic oil and gas development policy and developed relationships with international governments, including members of OPEC. Secretary Abraham serves as Executive Chairman of Uranium Energy Corp., and as Board Director of PBF Energy Inc., NRG Energy, Inc., and Two Harbors Investment Corp.. He was previously a Director of GenOn Energy, Inc. and ICx Technologies. He also serves on the board of C3 Energy, a private company. Secretary Abraham is a member of the Advisory Board of the Churchill Center and is the Chairman of the American Task Force for Lebanon. As a Senior Analyst for Potomac Research Group, Secretary Abraham provides predictive analysis on energy policy, energy markets and the geopolitics of energy to institutional investors in the energy space. He holds a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School and is the author of ‘Lights Out!:Ten Myths About (and Real Solutions to) America’s Energy Crisis.’