Darrell E. Hollek, SPE, has been named executive vice president of US onshore exploration and production at Anadarko Petroleum. He has 35 years of industry experience and began his career at Anadarko in 1980. Most recently, Hollek served as senior vice president of deepwater Americas operations. He serves on the boards of the Offshore Energy Center, National Ocean Industries Association, and on the CEO Council of the Gulf of Mexico Foundation. Hollek holds a BS degree in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M University.