Charles F. Boyette, SPE, was promoted to executive vice president and added to the executive management team at DeGolyer and MacNaughton (D&M). He joined D&M in 1982 and has more than 30 years’ experience in evaluating and appraising oil and gas properties. In his new role, he will focus on D&M operations in central Europe and Asia. He will also transition into being the company’s primary US Securities and Exchange Commission compliance expert. Boyette earned a BS degree in civil engineering from Texas A&M University and earned an MBA from The University of Texas at Dallas. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Evaluation Engineers and is a registered professional engineer in Texas.