KUHF Conversations: John Hofmeister

Iran's threat to close the Strait of Hormuz is raising fresh concerns about U.S. energy security, as well as U.S. energy policy in general. John Hofmeister has spent his career dealing with both. The former Shell Oil president now heads the non-profit public policy group Citizens for Affordable Energy.


John Hofmeister is the founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy. He served as president of Shell Oil Company from 2005 to 2008.


Andrew Schneider

Andrew Schneider

Politics and Government Reporter

Andrew heads Houston Public Media’s coverage of national, state, and local elections. He also reports on major policy issues before the Texas delegations in the U.S. House and Senate, as well as the Texas governorship, the state legislature, and county and city governments. Before taking up his current post, Andrew...

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