Commissioner Daniel R. Conway
Daniel R. Conway was appointed to the Public Utilities Commission (PUCO) of Ohio by Governor John R. Kasich in 2017.
Prior to joining the PUCO, Conway practiced energy and telecommunications law for more than 35 years. He represented public utilities, primarily electric, natural gas utilities and telecommunications companies in cases before the PUCO, in appeals to the Ohio Supreme Court and in actions in the federal courts. Conway’s work in the energy and utilities sector spreads wide and includes proceedings addressing fundamental changes in utility services and policies. Throughout his career he also represented utility customers in PUCO proceedings, and advised industrial and commercial clients on energy and regulatory matters.
Conway serves as an adjunct professor at The Ohio State University, where he teaches public utility regulatory law. He is a member on the American Bar Association Infrastructure and Regulated Industries Section Council Group and is a past-chair of the Ohio State Bar Association Public Utilities Committee. He currently serves as a member of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC) Committee on Telecommunications, as well as NARUC's Subcommittee on Nuclear Issues - Waste Disposal.
Commissioner Conway earned his bachelor’s degree in physics from Miami University, and his law degree from the University of Michigan.