2016 Board of Directors

The SPE Board of Directors is the policy-making and governing body of SPE. SPE board committees oversee many of SPE's administrative and operating responsibilities. The board retains final authority on all SPE matters, including any actions the board committees may take.


Nathan Meehan2016 SPE President

Nathan Meehan
Baker Hughes

Helge Hove Haldorsen2015 SPE President

Helge Hove Haldorsen

Janeen Judah2017 SPE President

Janeen Judah

Janeen JudahSPEVice President – Finance

Roland Moreau
ExxonMobil Annuitant


Director for Academia

Dan Hill

Dan Hill
Texas A&M University

At Large Directors

Liu Zhenwu

Liu Zhenwu
China National Petroleum Corporation

Khaled AI-Bumlk

Khaled AI-Buraik
Saudi Aramco

Technical Directors

David CurryDrilling

David Curry
Baker Hughes

Shauna NoonanCompletions
Acting Production & Operations

Jennifer Miskimins
Colorado School of Mines

Trey ShafferHealth, Safety, Security, Environment and Social Responsibility

Trey Shaffer

Howard DuhonProjects, Facilities and Construction

Howard Duhon
GATE, Inc.

Olivier HouzéReservoir Description and Dynamics

Tom Blasingame
Texas A&M University

JC CunhaManagement and Information

J.C. Cunha

Regional Directors

Africa Region

Adeyemi Akinlawon
Adeb Konsult Ltd.

Western North America Region

Andrei Popa

Canadian Region

Darcy Spady
Broadview Energy

North Sea Region

Carlos Chalbaud
ENGIE E&P International

Eastern North America Region

Bob Garland
Silver Creek Services

Northern Asia Pacific Region

Phongsthorn Thavisin

Gulf Coast North America Region

J. Roger Hite
Inwood Solutions

Rocky Mountain North America Region

Erin McEvers
Clearbrook Consulting

Mid-Continent North America Region

Michael Tunstall
Lonestar West, Inc.

Russia and the Caspian Region

Anton Ablaev

South America and Caribbean Region

Anelise Quintao Lara

South Asia and the Pacific Region

Salis Aprilian
PT Badak NGL

Southwestern North
America Region

Libby Einhorn

South, Central and East Europe Region

Matthias Meister
Baker Hughes

Middle East Region

Khalid Zainalabedin
Saudi Aramco