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Kevin Joseph McIntyre (December 27, 1960 – January 2, 2019) was an American attorney and government official who served as a member and Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Prior to assuming his current role, he was co-leader of the global energy practice at the law firm Jones Day.[1] At Jones Day, McIntyre's legal practice focused on compliance and enforcement, energy trading, competition issues, and energy exports.[2][3]

Kevin J. McIntyre
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Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In office
December 7, 2017 – October 22, 2018
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byNeil Chatterjee
Succeeded byNeil Chatterjee
Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In office
December 7, 2017 – January 2, 2019
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byNorman Bay
Personal details
Kevin Joseph McIntyre

December 27, 1960
Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, U.S.
Died (aged 58)
Arlington, Virginia, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
EducationSan Diego State University
Georgetown Law School

Early lifeEdit

Born at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, he was educated at San Diego State University and at Georgetown Law School.[4]

McIntyre died on January 2, 2019, from brain cancer at his home in Arlington, Virginia, aged 58.[4]


  1. ^ "President Donald J. Trump Announces Key Additions to his Administration". The White House. July 13, 2017. Retrieved November 3, 2017.
  2. ^ Crawford, Jonathan; Dlouhy, Jennifer (March 8, 2017). "Trump Picks McIntyre, Chatterjee for Federal Energy Agency, Sources Say". Bloomberg. Retrieved November 3, 2017.
  3. ^ Phillis, Michael (July 14, 2017). "Trump To Nominate Jones Day Energy Attorney To FERC". Law360. Retrieved November 3, 2017.
  4. ^ a b Kevin McIntyre, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission chairman, dies at 58

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