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Board of Visitors

The University of Oklahoma College of Engineering Board of Visitors has been an integral part of the College's success since its formation in 1982.

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Consisting of up to 30 active members, the board advises the president of the university and the dean on all matters pertaining to the college.

The board impacts the college through its efforts in the areas of academic and research quality, the recruitment and retention of top quality students and faculty, private fund raising, and the overall stature of the College of Engineering.

Dr. David R. Bert

Dave Bert

(BS Mech '85)
Vice President of Drilling - Eastern Division
Chesapeake Energy Corp.

A. Michelle Coppedge

Michelle Coppedge

(BS Mech '88)
Director, Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center
Federal Aviation Administration

David W. Franke

David Franke

(BS Math '76)
Chief Scientist
Vast.com

Jennifer Gavia

Jennifer Gavia

(BS CS ’02),
DABD Chair
Lead Systems Analyst,
Devon Energy

Dr. Lawrence H. Hare

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(MS & Ph.D. Cham '76)
Chief Development Officer,
Southeastern Universities Research Assoc.
 

Charles R. Jones

Charles Jones

(BS Ind '69)
Retired Partner
Price Waterhouse

Michael M. Miller

Michael M. Miller

(BS Elec '87)
Founder,
Advanced Financial Solutions

M. Gene Phillips

M. Gene Phillips

(BS Civil '86)
Principal,
Wallace Engineering

Steven S. Raybourn

Steve Raybourn

(BS Chem '78)
President
Raydon Exploration, Inc.

Randy Salley

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VP Information Systems Division
Walmart Stores

J. Mike Stice

Mike Stice

(BS Chem '81)
CEO - Midstream Partners, LLC
Access Midstream

Nancy D. Wallace

Nancy Wallace

(BS Ind '82)
Projects Director: Consulting & Integration Services
Hewlett-Packard

Freda Webb

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(BS Mech '79)
Owner/Manager
Black Marble Resources LLC; Pine Ridge Royalty LLC

Jon R. Withrow

Jon Withrow

(BS Petr '54, MS Geol '63)
President
Sundance Oil Company

Peter Zogas

Peter Zogas

Sr. Vice President - Saled & Marketing
National Instruments Corporation

Ryan C. Burge

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(BS Ind '07)
Managing Partner   
Boulevard Consulting


  

Robert J. Dye

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(BS Chem '77)
Sr. Vice President, Global Communications and Corporate Affairs
Apache Corporation

James L. Gallogly

James Gallogly

(JD Law '77)
Chief Executive Officer,
LyondellBasell Industries

Hemant P. Goradia

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President
Vinmar International, Ltd.
 
       
  

Keith L. Miller

Keith Miller

(MS EPhy '71)

Lisa M. Morris

Lisa M. Morris

(BS Elec '91)
Principal Systems Engr. – Space & Airborne Systems,
Raytheon Company

Robert S. Purgason

Robert Purgason

(BS Chem '78)
Chief Operating Officer
Access Midstream Partners

Roger W. Rowe

Roger W. Rowe

(BS Math '74, MS Comp. Science '75)
Retired Vice President – Account Management, SolArc, Inc.

Charles L. Schultz

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(BS Ind '70)
Retired Executive Vice President & CMO
Burlington Northern/Sante Fe

Pamela S. Tucker

Pam Tucker

(BS Chem '83)
Vice President
Utility Composites, Inc.

Jon A. Warzel

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(BS Chem '86)
Former VP - Planning & Evaluation – Marketing & Midstream Division,
Devon Energy Corp.

Jeffery G. Weber

Jeffery G. Weber

(BA Mgmt '86)

Eric Williams

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Midcontinent Area VP,
Halliburton

George R. Wilson

George Wilson

(BS Mech '87)
President,
Hitachi Computer Products (America), Inc.

Senior active members have served at least two three-year terms as a member of the Board of Visitors.

James A. Abrahamson

James A. Abrahamson

(MS Aero '61)
Former Chairman, Oracle Corp. &
Lt. General, USAF - Retired

Dr. Harold L. Andrews

Dr. Harold L. Andrews

(BS EE '68, MS EE '71, PhD EE '78)
Director of Techn. Sales Support, Lucent Technologies, Convergent Solutions R&D

Richard G. Askew

Richard G. Askew

(BS Chem '47, MS Chem '48)
Retired Sr. Vice President,
Phillips Petroleum Company

Carl F. Baerst

Carl F. Baerst

(BS Aero '67)
Retired Vice President - Aerospace Contracts
Honeywell International, Inc.

Charles L. Blackburn

Charles L. Blackburn

(BS E Phy '52)
Consultant
Former Chairman & CEO,
Maxus Energy Corporation

Walter A. Bork

Walter A. Bork

(BS Petr '51)
Retired Vice President,
Mobil Oil Corporation

John A. Brock

John A. Brock

(BS Geol '53)
Chairman,
Brighton Energy, LLC
 
 
 
 

Jimmy D. Callison

Jimmy D. Callison

Retired Vice President of
Industrial Relations,
Schlumberger

Randall L. Couch

Randall L. Couch

(BS Chem '75)
Principal,
Crossover Resources, LLC

Archie W. Dunham

Archie W. Dunham

(BS Geol '60, MBA '66)
Retired Chairman,
ConocoPhillips

Dr. Lawrence B. Evans

Dr. Lawrence B. Evans

(BS Chem '56)
Nonexecutive Chairman,
Rive Technology, Inc.

F. Craig Farrill

F. Craig Farrill

(BS Elec '74)
Founder and Director,
Kodiak Networks, Inc.

Gerald W. Fronterhouse

Gerald W. Fronterhouse

(BS Petr '59)
Former Chairman & CEO,
Republic Bank

Donald R. Geis

Donald R. Geis

(BS Mech '60, MS Ind '68)
Retired Sales Vice President,
AT&T Network Systems

Jerry D. Holmes

Jerry D. Holmes

(BS Geol '58, MS Aero '64)
Retired Major General - USAF
Retired Sr. Vice President,
Frontier Engineering, Inc.

Robert W. Hughes

Robert W. Hughes

(BS Chem '58)
Chairman and CEO,
Prime II Investments
 

Betty R. Jackson

Betty R. Jackson

(BS Arch Engr '49, MS Civ '50)
Retired Vice President,
HTB, Inc.

John A. Kenney

John A. Kenney

(BS Ind '71, JD '75)
Attorney,
McAfee & Taft

Michael J. Maples

Michael J. Maples

(BS Elec '65)
Retired Sr. Vice President,
Microsoft Corporation

Joe S. McEuen

Joe S. McEuen

(BS Mech '64)
President,
Sterling Interests, Inc.

Shane J. Merz

Shane J. Merz

(BS Mech '88)
Vice President,
MRE Consulting, Ltd.

William E. Nasser

William E. Nasser

(MS Chem '64)
Retired President, Chairman & CEO
Petrolite Corporation

Jay J. O'Neal

Jay J. O'Neal

(BS Petr '59)
Investments Management

Richard L. O'Shields

Richard L. O'Shields

(BS Mech '49)
Retired Chairman of the Board,
Panhandle Eastern Corp.

Charles R. Perry

Charles R. Perry

(BS Chem '51)
President,
Perry Management, Inc.

Robert C. Poe

Robert C. Poe

(BS Mech '60, MS Civil '64)
Manager,
Poe Enterprises, LLC

Patrick J. Ryan

Patrick J. Ryan

(BS Elec '61)
Retired Vice Chairman,
OG&E Electric Services

Donna L. Shirley

Donna L. Shirley

(BS Aero '65, BA Journalism '63)
Retired Manager, Mars Exploration Program -
CIT Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Kenneth L. Smalley

Kenneth L. Smalley

(BS Engr '54)
Retired Sr. Vice President,
Phillips Petroleum Company

Mark D. Smith

Mark D. Smith

(BS Petr '81)
Chief Financial Officer,
Ultra Petroleum

Charles C. Stephenson

Charles C. Stephenson

(BS Petr '59)
Retired Chairman, and President & CEO
Vintage Petroleum, Inc.

Carl N. Stover

Carl N. Stover

(BS Elec '63, MS Ind '69)
Chairman,
C. H. Guernsey & Company

Dr. Richard E. Wainerdi

Dr. Richard E. Wainerdi

(BS Petr '52)
President Emeritus,
Texas Medical Center

Randal E. Waters

Randal E. Waters

(BS Elec '83, MS Elec '90)

Rudolph Alexander

Rudolph Alexander

(BS Elec '65)
Retired V.P. & Managing Partner -
Business Continuity Solutions, AT&T

Alan S. Armstrong

Alan Armstrong

(BS Civil '85)
President & CEO
Williams Companies
 
 
 

Pankaj R. Asundi

Pankaj R. Asundi

(MS Ind '92)
Vice President, New Sales - Media & Content
Ericsson, Inc.
  

Dr. Jon W. Bayless

Dr. John W. Bayless

(BS Elec '64)
General Partner,
Sevin-Rosen Funds

Edward A. Blair

Edward A. Blair

(BS Petr '58)
Retired President - Americas Division,
BHP Petroleum, Inc.

Carol R. Breglio

Carol R. Breglio

(BS Petr '82, MBA '87)
Financial Advisor,
Ameriprise Financial

Dr. Michael R. Brule

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(BS Chem '75, MS Chem '75,
PhD Chem '81, MBA '84)
Chief Technology Officer - Energy Industry Group,
Microsoft Corporation

Dr. Stephen P. Condon

Dr. Stephen P. Condon

(BS Mech '64)
Retired Major General,
USAF

Dean Ducray

Dean Ducray

Former Chairman, President & CEO,
Jancor Companies, Inc.

James R. Erwin

James R. Erwin

(BS Ind '67)
Director -
First Private Bank of Texas

David K. Fagin

David K. Fagin

(BS Petr '60)
Former Chairman - Golden Star Resources,
President, Homestake Mining

Steven D. Fisher

Steven D. Fisher

(BS Aero '72)
Retired President,
OSC / SpaceData Division

Dr. Owen K. Garriott

Dr. Owen K. Garriott

(BS Elec '53)
Former Nasa Astronaut

Dr. William L. George

Dr. William L. George

(BS Metallurgical '64)
Retired Senior Vice President of Operations -
ON Semiconductor Corp.

Richard T. Howell

Richard T. Howell

(BS Ind Mgmt '62)
(Former Chairman and CEO - Convest Energy Corp. & Retired Director
of Bus. Dev. - Greater Houston Transportation Co.)

Charles C. Ingram

Charles C. Ingram

(BS Petr '40)
Chairman of the Board Emeritus,
ONEOK Inc.

William J. Kennedy

William J. Kennedy

(BS Mech '55)
President & CEO,
Sequoyah Group, Inc.

R. Wayne Lowe

R. Wayne Lowe

(BS Mech '47)
Retired Vice President,
McDonnell Douglas Corporation

Thomas H. McCasland, Jr.

Thomas H. McCasland, Jr.

(BS Petr '56)
Chairman of the Board,
Mack Energy Company

Jere W. McKenny

Jere W. McKenny

(BS Geol '51, MS Geol '53)
Retired President,
Kerr-McGee Corporation

John H. Moore

Shane J. Merz

(BS Mech '45)
Retired President & CEO,
Ladd Petroleum

Allan Neustadt

Allan Neustadt

(BS Petr '51, MS Petr '52)
Managing Partner,
Almar Partnership

Michael A. Osborne

Michael A. Osborne

(BS Petr '69)
Former Sr. Vice President - Planning & Development,
Pennzoil Exploration & Production Co.

Bill Z. Parker

Bill Z. Parker

(BS Petr '70)
Retired Executive Vice President, Worldwide Production & Operations
Phillips Petroleum Company

Kenneth W. Perry

Kenneth W. Perry

(BS Mech '54)
Retired President,
American Petrofina

H. E. Rainbolt

H. E. Rainbolt

(BBA '52, MBA '57)
Chairman of the Board,
BancFirst

Ted L. Sandridge

Ted L. Sandridge

(BS Geol '59)
Retired VP - Global Ventures & International Relations,
Phillips Petroleum Company

Terry L. Shyer

Terry L. Shyer

(BS Petr '91)
President,
Summit Energy Management, LLC 
 
  

Conley P. Smith

Conley P. Smith

(MS Petr '60)
President,
Conley P. Smith Operating Co.

Samuel K. Smith

Samuel K. Smith

(BS Elec '57)
Retired Partner, Sevin-Rosen &
V.P. - Texas Instruments

Bruce H. Stover

Bruce H. Stover

(BS Petr '71)
Retired Sr. VP – Worldwide Business Development, Anadarko Petroleum Corp.

John T. Stupka

John T. Stupka

(BS Ind '71)
Strategic & Tactical Support, Inc.

Lew O. Ward

Lew O. Ward

(BS Petr '53)
President and CEO,
Ward Petroleum Company

Sam A. Wilson

Sam A. Wilson

(BS Chem '53)
Retired President,
Wilson Oxygen & Supply Company