New Officers Elected
John C. Lorenz, president of Geoflight LLC Edgewood, N.M., was voted president-elect by the AAPG membership. He will serve as AAPG president in 2009-10.
Also elected were:
- Vice president-Sections – W.C. “Rusty” Riese, geoscience adviser, BP America Production Co., Katy, Texas.
- Treasurer – Kay L. Pitts, reservoir management process analyst, Aera Energy, Bakersfield, Calif.
The newly elected officers will begin their duties on July 1, serving on an Executive Committee headed by Scott W. Tinker, Texas State Geologist and director of the Bureau of Economic Geology, the University of Texas at Austin.
Remaining on the committee are Edward A. “Ted” Beaumont, who will complete the second of a two-year term as secretary; John Hogg, serving the second year as vice president-Regions; and Gretchen M. Gillis, in her second of a three-year term as AAPG Editor.
Also on the new committee is George R. Bole, who will assume the chairmanship of the House of Delegates.