Eileen Akerson is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for KBR, Inc.
Eileen recently served in an Operational role as Senior Vice President, Commercial responsible for project commercial management and oversight of the review and approval process for significant transactions and joint venture relationships.
Previously, Eileen served as Vice President – Legal & Chief Counsel, responsible for managing the legal functions for the Hydrocarbons Business Group. She also provided advice and counsel to senior management on company policies affecting ethics and compliance matters. Prior to joining KBR in 1999, Eileen worked as an attorney for Spriggs & Hollingsworth in Washington D.C.
Eileen earned a Bachelor of Arts degree at Catholic University of America and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Catholic University of America; Columbus School of Law. Eileen is a member of the bars of Texas, Connecticut and the District of Columbia.