Board Members

Board members are made of up industry professionals from a number of companies with interests in offshore and outer continental shelf exploration.

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Chairman

  • Mr. Nick Gibbens

    EnVen Energy Ventures, LLC
    • 333 Clay Street, Suite 4200
    • Houston, TX 77002

Vice Chairman

  • Mr. Andrew Poole

    Occidental Petroleum Corporation
    • 1201 Lake Robbins Drive
    • The Woodlands, TX 77380

Secretary

  • Ms. Aimee DiTommaso

    BP Exploration & Production Inc
    • 501 Westlake Park Boulevard, #25.138B
    • Houston, TX 77079

Treasurer

  • Mr. Kane Heinen

    Murphy Oil Corporation
    • 9805 Katy Freeway, Suite G-200
    • Houston, TX 77024

Immediate Past Chairman

  • Mr. Kirk Kuykendall

    Marubeni Oil & Gas (USA) Inc.
    • 945 Bunker Hill, Suite 700
    • Houston, TX 77024

Advisory Board Member

  • Mr. Jason Berryman

    Hess Corporation
    • 1501 West McKinney Street
    • Houston, TX 77010
  • Mr. Tim Brinkley

    ExxonMobil Upstream Oil & Gas Company
    • Springwoods Village Parkway
    • Wellness 4, 2B, 308
    • Old Town Spring, TX 77388
  • Mr. Les Clark

    Juneau Oil & Gas, LLC
    • 3700 Buffalo Speedway, Suite 925
    • Houston, TX 77098
  • Mr. Chad Elias

    Walter Oil & Gas Corporation
    • 1100 Louisiana Street, Suite 200
    • Houston, TX 77002-5299
    • Asst: Jeanette Dunn
  • Mrs. Alyssa Karotkin

    Equinor
    • 2107 Citywest Boulevard
    • Houston, TX 77042
  • Mr. Bob Kelsey

    Ecopetrol America Inc.
    • 2800 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 4500
    • Houston, TX 77056
  • Mr. Kenn Loch

    Shell Offshore, Inc.
    • 150 North Dairy Ashford Road
    • Houston, TX 77079
  • Mr. Ben Marchive II

    Cox Oil
    • 1021 Main Street, Suite 2626
    • Houston, TX 77002
  • Mrs. Lien Quinto

    W&T Offshore
    • 5718 Westheimer Road
    • Suite 700
    • Houston, TX 77057
  • Mr. Rex Richardson

    Red Willow Production
    • 1415 Louisiana Street, Suite 4000
    • Houston, TX 77002
  • Mr. Ash Shepherd

    Talos Energy LLC
    • 500 Dallas Street, Suite 2000
    • Houston, TX 77002
    • Asst: Candance Gracia
  • Mr. Brett Smith

    LLOG Exploration Offshore, L.L.C.
    • CityCentre Three
    • 842 West Sam Houston Pkwy N., Suite 600
    • Houston, TX 77024
  • Mr. John Smith

    Fieldwood Energy LLC
    • 2000 West Sam Houston Pkwy. S., Suite 1200
    • Houston, TX 77042
    • Asst: Maegen Sinclair
  • Mr. Heath Suire

    Houston Energy, L.P.
    • 1200 Smith Street, Suite 2400
    • Houston, TX 77002
  • Mr. Marty Tate

    BHP Petroleum (Americas) Inc.
    • 1360 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 150
    • Houston, TX 77056-3020
  • Mr. Trent Webre

    Chevron U.S.A. Inc.
    • 100 Northpark Blvd.
    • Covington, LA 70433
  • Ms. Angie Wiese

    Eni Petroleum US LLC
    • 1200 Smith Street, Suite 1700
    • Houston, TX 77002
  • Ms. Tammy Willis

    CL&F Resources LP
    • 4 Greenspoint Place
    • 16945 Northchase Drive, Suite 1500
    • Houston, TX 77060
  • Mr. Tom E. Young

    Kosmos Energy Gulf of Mexico Management, LLC
    • Energy Crossing II
    • 15011 Katy Freeway, Suite 700
    • Houston, TX 77094
    • Asst: Jobana Perez