Our Team

Kara Riba

Manager, Operations and Communication

Kara Riba is Manager for Operations and Communications at the U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute (Energy Institute). She is responsible for coordinating the Energy Institute’s daily operations.

Prior to joining the Energy Institute in 2017, Conrad spent over three years working for Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) as a staff assistant and legislative correspondent. During this time, Conrad worked on foreign affairs and defense related issues.

Conrad is originally from Georgia and graduated from the University of Georgia with Bachelor of Arts degree in international affairs.