NEW ORLEANS -- The MMS has appointed John Rodi as deputy regional director. Rodi has worked for MMS for 27 years in the energy policy field. He began his career as a staff economist and later worked as a leasing specialist. Most recently, he served as leasing program manager.
MMS has also appointed Mike Prendergast as chief of staff. Prendergast has been with MMS for 24 years. He started with MMS as a reservoir engineer in the reserves section.