NOIA elects 2021-2022 executive committee, board of directors

April 14, 2021
The National Ocean Industries Association has elected Tim Duncan as chairman and Paul Danos as vice chairman for the 2021-22 term.

Offshore staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) board of directors has elected Tim Duncan, president and CEO of Talos Energy, as chairman and Paul Danos, owner, president and CEO of Danos, as vice chairman for the 2021-22 term.

In addition, NOIA has appointed and approved the board of directors and executive committee for the 2021-22 term. There are two new members on the board and three new members on the executive committee.

Appointed to the executive committee of the board of directors are:

Bill Langin, Vice President, Exploration NA & Brazil, Shell

Brad Middleton, Vice President, Gulf of Mexico, Chevron

Mike McCauley, CEO, Arena Offshore

Continuing members of the executive committee are:

Galen Cobb, vice president, Industry Relations, Halliburton

Richard Clark, senior vice president GOM Business Unit, Kosmos Energy

John Gellert, CEO and president, SEACOR Marine

Chris Golden, senior vice president, North American Offshore Production, Equinor

Lee Jackson, chairman and CEO, Jackson Offshore Operators

Jonathan Landes, president, Subsea, TechnipFMC

Erik Oswald, vice president of Strategy and Advocacy, ExxonMobil

W. David de Roode, Lockton partner and executive vice president Global Energy & Marine, Lockton Companies

Starlee Sykes, senior vice president, Gulf of Mexico & Canada, bp

Steve Weyel, CEO, EnVen Energy Resources

Appointed to the first term board of directors are:

Chris Bradshaw, president and CEO, Bristow Group

Cory Latiolais, chief commercial officer, PHI

Continuing members of the board of directors are:

Pierre Bang, managing director, Total

David Barton, senior vice president, Gulf of Mexico, Marubeni Oil & Gas

Pat Bernard, executive vice president, Superior Energy Services

David Cherechinsky, CEO, DistributionNOW

Lyndal Cissell, NAO managing director, Schlumberger

Loren Fowler, vice president, Sales & Business Development, Heerema Marine Contractors

Tony Gray, executive vice president, Fugro

Eric Hambly, executive vice president, Murphy Exploration & Production

Amro Hamza, director, Production Operations, Oxy

David Hardy, CEO, Ørsted

Greg Hill, president and COO, Hess

Paul Howes, president and CEO, Newpark Resources

Kristian Johansen, CEO, TGS

Richard Kirkland, CEO, Cantium

Kenny Lang, president, Ridgewood Energy

Rod Larson, president and CEO, Oceaneering International

Terry Lechinger, vice president, Stress Engineering

Joe Leimkuhler, COO, Beacon Offshore Energy

Jonah Margulis, country manager, Aker Solutions

Jennifer Medcalf, president, The REACH Group

Chet Morrison, CEO, Morrison Energy Group

Scott Moses, executive vice president, Oil States International

Bill New, president, New Industries

Myron Protz, general manager, Gulf of Mexico, BHP

Alan Quintero, senior vice president of Business Development, Valaris

Court Ramsay, president and CEO, Aries Marine

David Reid, chief technology officer and chief marketing officer, NOV

John Smith, senior vice president Business Development, Fieldwood Energy

Jim Wicklund, managing director, Energy Group, Stephens Investment

Eric Zimmerman, COO, LLOG Exploration


Photo 315937834 © Prostockstudio |
Courtesy Serica Energy
Chris Cox
Photo 45185193 © Rawpixelimages |
Photo 65082613 © Jakub Jirsak |
Photo 311779068 © Cherezoff |