Nando joined ACEC in September 2022 with a focus on engagement strategies and comes with extenstive experience in energy policy. Prioring to joining ACEC, Nando managed Government Relations for the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers, the trade group representating the refinery and petrochemical industry. Nando began his Capitol Hill career serving as Legislative Director to Congressman Martin Frost( D-TX) and then as Chief of Staff to Congressman Solomon Ortiz(D-TX). Nando’s first job after Capitol Hill was working Government Relations for Honeywell Intertnational for nearly a decade. A proud Texan, Nando is graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and resides in Maryland with his wife Kristy and two sons.
Nando sold Tandy computers his senior year in high school while working part time in Radio Shack.