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Suedeen G. Kelly Edit Profile

Suedeen G. Kelly, former federal commissioner. Bar: District of Columbia 1976, New Mexico. Member air quality committee American Lung Association New Mexico, 1978—1984; board member Catholic Social Services Albuquerque, 1994—1999; founding member Open Space Alliance, since 1996; board member Catholic Foundation; Member of New Mexico Bar Association.

Background

Kelly, Suedeen G. was born on August 18, 1951.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University Rochester, 1973. Juris Doctor, Cornell University, 1976.

Career

Attorney Ruckelshaus, Beveridge, Fairbanks & Diamond, Leubben, Hughes & Kelly, New Mexico, Office New Mexico Attorney General, Santa Fe. Chair New Mexico Public Service Commission. Legislation aide to Senator Jeff Bingaman United States Senate, 1999.

Counsel to California Independent Systems Operator, 2000. Attorney Modrall, Sperling, Roehl, Harris & Sisk, Albuquerque, 2000—2003. Commissioner Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission), Washington, 2003—2009.

Member faculty University New Mexico, since 1986. Editor-in-chief Natural Resources Journal, 1995—2000.

Membership

Member air quality committee American Lung Association New Mexico, 1978—1984. Board member Catholic Social Services Albuquerque, 1994—1999. Founding member Open Space Alliance, since 1996.

Board member Catholic Foundation. Member of New Mexico Bar Association.

Connections

Children: Vickie Kelly, Katherine.