Senior Advisor - Legal & Government Affairs,
An internationally recognized expert in global government affairs, energy policy and national security, Randa Fahmy has more than 30 years of legal and public policy experience, including service in the executive and legislative branches of the United States Government.
Presently, Randa is President of Fahmy Hudome International (FHI), a strategic consulting firm, which provides critical advice and counsel to international and domestic clientele with an interest in international business transactions, global government affairs, and energy policy. Previously, she was appointed by President George W. Bush as the U.S. Associate Deputy Secretary of Energy, served as Counselor to United States Senator Spencer Abraham (R-MI), and practiced as an attorney with the law firm of Willkie, Farr and Gallagher. Ms. Fahmy's opinions on international diplomacy and energy policy have been published in the Wall Street Journal and New York Times, and she appears frequently as an expert analyst on energy and national security issues on NBC, MSNBC, Fox News, CNN, BBC.
She received her Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center and her B.A. summa cum laude from Wilkes University. Randa has served on several boards including: The United States Secretary of Energy Advisory Board, The United States Department of State Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy, Chair of the Maryland Commission for Women, Maryland Governor’s Commission on Middle Eastern American Affairs, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ALSAC Professional Advisory Board, and Wilkes University Board of Trustees. Randa was one of 20 attorneys selected nationwide for the Direct Women Board Institute, a program designed to identify and promote qualified women lawyers to serve on corporate boards of public companies.