chet morrison noia board of directors May 5, 2022

Chet Morrison Appointed to NOIA Board of Directors

Washington, D.C.The National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) appointed and approved the 2022-23 term of the NOIA Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Note: NOIA Executive Committee Members also serve on the NOIA Board of Directors:

Appointed to the NOIA Executive Committee of the Board of Directors:

  • Pierre Bang, President & CEO, Total E&P USA, TotalEnergies
  • Chris Bradshaw, President & CEO, Bristow Group
  • Lyndal Cissell, Managing Director, North America Offshore, Schlumberger
  • Richard Clark, Sr. Vice President, Gulf of Mexico, Kosmos Energy GOM
  • Timothy Duncan, President & CEO, Talos Energy
  • Chris Golden, Vice President, North America Offshore Production, Equinor
  • Lee Jackson, Chairman, President & CEO, Jackson Offshore Operators
  • Jonathan Landes, President – Subsea, TechnipFMC
  • William Langin, Vice President, Exploration NA & Brazil, Shell
  • Mike McCauley, CEO, Arena Offshore
  • Brad Middleton, Vice President of GOM, Chevron
  • Erik Oswald, Vice President, Advocacy & Strategy, ExxonMobil
  • Court Ramsay, President & CEO, Aries Marine
  • Steve Weyel, CEO, EnVen Energy Corporation

Appointed to the NOIA Board of Directors:

  • David Barton, Senior Vice President, Gulf of Mexico, Marubeni OIl & Gas (USA) Inc.
  • Lanis Belaire, Co-Founder & Owner, Pharma-safe Industrial Services
  • Craig Broussard, Vice President, Gulf of Mexico, Subsea 7
  • David Cherechinsky, CEO, DistributionNOW
  • Loren Fowler, Vice President Sales & Business Development, Heerema Marine Contractors
  • John Gellert, President & CEO, SEACOR Marine Inc.
  • Tony Gray, Executive Vice President, Fugro USA
  • Eric Hambly, Executive Vice President, Operations, Murphy Exploration & Production
  • David Hardy, CEO, Ørsted
  • Kristian Johansen, CEO, TGS
  • Richard Kirkland, CEO, Cantium, LLC
  • Cliffe Laborde, Managing Member, Laborde Marine
  • Rod Larson, President & CEO, Oceaneering International
  • Cory Latiolais, Chief Commercial Officer, PHI
  • Terry Lechinger, Vice President, Stress Engineering Service
  • Joe Leimkuhler, COO, Beacon Offshore Energy
  • Richard Lynch, Senior Vice President, Technology & Services, Hess
  • Jonah Margulis, Senior Vice President, U.S. Operations, Aker Offshore Wind
  • 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
  • Joe Pope, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Valaris
  • Myron Protz, General Manager, Gulf of Mexico, BHP
  • David Reid, Chief Technology Officer & Chief Marketing Officer, NOV
  • Mark Richard, President – Western Hemisphere, Halliburton
  • W. David de Roode, Partner & Executive Vice President, Global Energy & Marine, Lockton Companies
  • Niloy Shah, Chief Operating Officer, Ridgewood Energy
  • John Smith, Senior VP Business Development, QuarterNorth Energy
  • Clay Thompson, Director GOM Operations, Oxy
  • Jim Wicklund, Managing Director – Energy Group, Stephens Investment
  • Eric Zimmerman, COO, LLOG


In a separate press release today, NOIA announced the election of Paul Danos, Owner, President and CEO of Danos, as the NOIA Chair and Starlee Sykes, Senior Vice President for the Gulf of Mexico and Canada for bp America, Inc., as the NOIA Vice Chair. 


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