Laborde Energy Law Center Council Members

2017

Ms. Priya Radhakrishnan Aiyar Former Deputy General Counsel Department of Energy
Mr. Robert B. “Skip” Allen* General Counsel Helis Oil and Gas Co.
Mr. Scott Angelle Director Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement,

Dept. of the Interior

Mr. Jacques Besnainou President Kurion – VEOLIA
Ms. Caroline Blitzer-Phillips* Partner Vinson & Elkins
Mr. Dan Borne’ President Louisiana Chemical Association
Mr. Mark Boudreaux* Sr. Director, Federal Relations (Ret.) ExxonMobil Corporation
Mr. Marcus Brown Executive Vice President & Gen. Counsel Entergy Corporation
Ms. Maryam S. Brown* Vice President, Federal Government Affairs Sempra Energy
Ms. Lori Cameron* Executive Director The Energy Council
Mr. William M. Comegys* Attorney Law Office of William M. Comegys III
Mr. Ed Comer V.P./Gen. Counsel/Corporate Sec. Edison Electric Institute
Mr. Ryan M. Crespino V.P./Finance & Administration Greater New Orleans Foundation
Mr. John Davies President & CEO Baton Rouge Area Foundation
Dr. Christopher F. D’Elia Dean LSU School of Coast & Environment
Mr. Bob J. Duplantis* Partner Gordon Arata McCollam Duplantis Eagan
Mr. John N. Estes III* Partner Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Mr. Calvin Fayard* Founding Partner Fayard & Honeycutt
Mr. Joseph L. Hargrove, Jr.* Shareholder Hargrove Smelley Strickland & Langley
Mr. Johnnie W. Hoffman* Chief Attorney ExxonMobil Global Services Company
Mr. Jonathan Hunter* Shareholder Liskow & Lewis
The Hon. Brian Jackson Chief Judge, U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
The Hon. Chris C. John President Louisiana Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Assn.
The Hon. J. Bennett Johnston* Chair, Energy Law Council Johnston & Associates
Mr. Lenard L. Kilgore III* Retired Partner Kean Miller LLP
Mr. Adam Knapp President & CEO Baton Rouge Area Chamber
Dr. Richard Koubek Executive Vice President & Provost LSU Office of Academic Affairs
Mr. Cliffe F. Laborde* Managing Member Laborde Marine
Mr. John P. Laborde* Chair Emeritus, Energy Law Council Law Office of John P. Laborde
Mr. Dan Layzell Interim President and CEO LSU Foundation
Mr. James E. Maurin Chairman (Ret.) Stirling Properties
Ms. Marjorie McKeithen* Partner, Co-Chair, Energy Team Jones Walker LLP
Mr. Mark W. Menezes* Vice President Berkshire Hathaway Energy
The Hon. W. Henson Moore, III* Retired U. S. House of Representatives
Mr. J. Patrick Morris* Associate General Counsel Shell Oil
Mr. John T. Nesser III* Co-Founder, Manaager and Co-Exec. Officer All Coast, LLC
Mr. James W. Noe* CEO and Executive Director CH Offshore, Ltd
Dr. David D. Norriss Director, Environmental Affairs Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
Ms. Mary Johnston Norriss President J. Bennett Johnston Science Foundation
Mr. Patrick S. Ottinger* Founding Partner Ottinger Hebert LLC
Mr. Daryl Owen* Founder Daryl Owen Associates, Inc.
Mr. Frederick J. “Rick” Plaeger, II* V.P., Government Relations EOG Resources, Inc.
Mr. Robert R. Rabalais* Partner Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP
Mr. Robert K. Reeves* Ex. V.P., General Counsel & CAO Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
Mr. Oliver G. “Rick” Richard III* President Empire of the Seed
Ms. Kimberly L. Robinson* Secretary of Revenue Louisiana Department of Revenue
Professor Robert Rosner Founding Co-Director Energy Policy Institute at Univ. of Chicago
Ms. Yvette K. Schultz* Director – Legal Antero Resources
Mr. Robert G. Szabo* Partner/Coord.- Public Policy Practice Van Ness Feldman LLP
The Hon. Wilbert “Billy” Tauzin* U.S. House of Representatives (Ret.) Tauzin Consultants
Mr. Uisdean R.Vass* Partner BondDickinson
Mr. Stephen Waguespack President LA Association of Business & Industry
Dr. Richard White Dean LSU, College of Business
Dr. Judy Wornat Interim Dean LSU, College of Engineering

*LSU Law

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