Regina Hopper is President and CEO of America's Natural Gas Alliance, a Washington, DC-based advocacy group.[1] She was previously the executive vice president of the United States Telecom Association.[2] Immediately prior to joining the Telecom Association, Hopper was senior vice president of litigation communications at Weber McGinn.[1]

As president of America's Natural Gas Alliance, she speaks at national conferences, such as the United States Conference of Mayors in June 2010, which endorsed her proposals.[3] [4] She has also appeared as a speaker at regional energy law conferences,[5] and writes op-ed pieces favoring natural gas policies and laws.[6]

Earlier careersEdit

Hopper had several careers earlier in her life.

She was a model who was the winner of the Miss Arkansas pageant in 1983.[7] In 2009, Hopper returned as emcee of the show.[8]

She was a New York- and Washington, DC-based reporter with the CBS Evening News with Dan Rather.[1] [9].

Hopper is also an attorney.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "ANGA names Regina Hopper president, CEO". Oil and Gas Financial Journal. November 6, 2009. Retrieved July 1, 2010. 
  2. "Energy, environmental interests set to battle". November 9, 2009. 
  3. Jay F. Marks (June 11, 2010). "Mayors to get education on natural gas while in Oklahoma City: Natural gas advocates are using this weekend's U.S. Conference on Mayors in Oklahoma City to spread the message about their product.". Retrieved July 1, 2010. 
  4. Jay F. Marks (June 15, 2010). "While in Oklahoma City, U.S. mayors urge higher use of natural gas: Mayors gathered in Oklahoma City passed a resolution Monday urging federal government to encourage increased use of natural gas as a transportation fuel.". Retrieved July 1, 2010. 
  5. "FNGA Annual Convention Speaker Topics & Bios". Florida Natural Gas Association. November 6, 2009. Retrieved July 1, 2010. 
  6. Regina Hopper (December 8, 2009). "Is natural gas the 'energy answer'?". Washington Post. Retrieved July 1, 2010. 
  7. "Miss Arkansas Pageant - History". Retrieved June 28, 2010. 
  8. "Miss Arkansas begins tomorrow". Sttuttgart, AR, Daily Leader. July 14, 2009. Retrieved July 1, 2010. 
  9. "Official bio". 

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