Sections Committee

The primary purpose of the Committee is to share information and strategies about the organization and conduct of a successful annual meeting, symposium or other meeting at the Section or local society level. Sections will be encouraged to adopt a business plan. The committee will help identify candidates for AAPG office and awards.

Steven Schamel Steven Schamel Chair 2012-2015 GeoX Consulting Inc
James McDonald James McDonald President - Eastern Section 2013-2014
Mary Broussard Mary Broussard President - Gulf Coast Section 2013-2014 Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas
Donald G. Burdick Donald G. Burdick President - Mid Continent Section 2013-2015 Panther Energy
Daniel Evan Schwartz Daniel Evan Schwartz President - Pacific Section 2013-2014 Aera Energy LLC
C. Elmo Brown, II C. Elmo Brown, II President - Rocky Mountain Section 2013-2016 The Discovery Group
David Jacob Entzminger David Jacob Entzminger President - Southwest Section 2013-2014 Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation
John Thomas Williams John Thomas Williams President Elect - Pacific Section 2013-2016 Petrolog Inc
Suzanne Cluff Suzanne Cluff President Elect - Rocky Mountain Section 2013-2016 The Discovery Group Inc
Jeffery Wayne Ritchie Jeffery Wayne Ritchie President Elect - Southwest Section 2013-2016 Stephens Engineering
Carol Cain McGowen Carol Cain McGowen Staff Liaison 2006-2014 American Association of Petr. Geologists
Joan E. Crockett Joan E. Crockett Vice President - Eastern Section 2013-2016 Illinois State Geol. Survey
Charles Alan Sternbach Charles Alan Sternbach Vice President - Gulf Coast Section 2013-2016 Star Creek Energy Company Inc
H. W. Peace, II H. W. Peace, II Vice President - Mid Continent Section 2013-2016 EXAD
Thomas Edward Ewing Thomas Edward Ewing Executive Committee Liaison 2012-2014 Frontera Expl Consultants
Michael Francis McGowan MEMBER 2011-2014 McGowan Geological Consulting
Edward Michael Rothman MEMBER 2011-2014 Energy Dev. and Investment Group, LLC

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