Steve Everley is a Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Energy & Natural Resources practice. He has more than a decade of experience working within the energy industry, shaping public policy and helping clients navigate the risks and opportunities of the energy transition.
Mr. Everley focuses on high-profile issues such as carbon capture and storage (“CCS”), nuclear power, residential natural gas, hydraulic fracturing, climate policy, pipelines and energy infrastructure. He has developed impactful communications plans for companies throughout the energy sector, including upstream oil and natural gas, utilities, refining and chemicals. Additionally, he has developed investor engagement and ESG strategies for the nuclear power industry. Mr. Everley serves as an advisor to several energy industry coalitions, including Energy In Depth, a nationally recognized research and education program of the Independent Petroleum Association of America.
Mr. Everley's clients have operations around the world and include oil and natural gas companies, industry trade associations, chemical manufacturers, pipeline companies, utilities and renewable energy developers.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting in May 2011, Mr. Everley served as an energy policy advisor to former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich at the American Enterprise Institute and American Solutions. While working for Mr. Gingrich, Mr. Everley developed and managed grassroots campaigns focused on federal regulatory issues and legislation impacting the utility sector and offshore energy development. Additionally, he co-authored the energy chapter in Mr. Gingrich’s 2010 book, To Save America.
Mr. Everley holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in U.S. History from the University of Kansas.