Jody Freeman

Director since: July 2012
ConocoPhillips committees: Directors’ Affairs Committee; Public Policy Committee (Chair); Executive Committee

Ms. Freeman is the Archibald Cox Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and founding director of the Harvard Law School Environmental Law and Policy Program. She is a nationally renowned scholar of administrative law and environmental law and an expert on federal energy regulation.

Ms. Freeman formerly served as Counselor for Energy and Climate Change in the White House from 2009 to 2010 and as an independent consultant to the National Commission on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling in 2010. Before joining the Harvard faculty in 2005, she was a professor of Law at UCLA Law School from 1995 to 2005.

Ms. Freeman has served as a member of the Administrative Conference of the United States and is a Fellow of American College of Environmental Lawyers.