Terry Earl Swift

Terry Earl Swift, SPE, is retiring from Swift Energy as chief executive officer (CEO). Swift served as chairman of the board of directors from June 2006 to April 2016 and will remain a member of the board until he exits the CEO role. He joined the company in 1981 as manager of engineering and served in a variety of roles over the years, including executive vice president and chief operating officer, and president. Swift holds a BS degree in chemical engineering from the University of Houston and an MBA under the president/key executive program of Pepperdine University.