Andreas Thanos, is a Gas Policy Specialist at the Massachusetts DPU. He has been with the DPU's Gas Division since 1993 currently working on natural gas and cybersecurity matters. Currently the Chair of NARUC’s Staff Subcommittee on Gas, he was the key person on NARUC’s LNG Working Group established to educate commissions about LNG. He is a member of NAESB's Advisory Council. Andreas has participated in several international USAID projects on gas and LNG regulation. He also produces a monthly summary of LNG news. Andreas holds an MBA from UMass/Boston, and a Master’s in Energy Economics from BU.