Megan Bel Miller Named VP for Government and Political Affairs at NOIA

For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Contact:  Nicolette Nye (202) 465-8463,


Megan Bel Miller Named VP for Government and Political Affairs at NOIA

Megan Bel NOIA Staff Government Political Affairs Senior DIrectorWashington, D.C. The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) has promoted Megan Bel Miller to Vice President for Government and Political Affairs.  She will lead NOIA's Congressional relations and Political Action Committee. Megan joined the NOIA staff in May 2013 as Senior Director, Government & Political Affairs.

“Megan’s unparalleled Hill and legislative experience combined with her knowledge of the Gulf of Mexico and the offshore energy industry have greatly benefitted the NOIA membership and staff over the past two years. She has helped further our mission to promote offshore energy access,” said NOIA President Randall Luthi.

Before joining NOIA, Megan was Legislative Director and top policy aide to Congressman Steve Scalise (R-LA) from 2008 to 2013, and also served as Deputy Director of the Republican Study Committee during Scalise's Chairmanship of the RSC. She began her work on Capitol Hill in 2006 with then Rep. Richard Baker (R-LA).

Megan earned a Master of Public Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Louisiana State University.


About NOIA

NOIA is the only national trade association representing all segments of the offshore industry with an interest in the exploration and production of both traditional and renewable energy resources on the nation’s outer continental shelf.  NOIA’s mission is to secure reliable access and a fair regulatory and economic environment for the companies that develop the nation’s valuable offshore energy resources in an environmentally responsible manner. The NOIA membership comprises over 325 companies engaged in business activities ranging from producing to drilling, engineering to marine and air transport, offshore construction to equipment manufacture and supply, telecommunications to finance and insurance, and renewable energy.  Learn more at