Geology Foundation Advisory Council
October 22, 2014
The Geology Foundation, established in 1953, is the philanthropic arm of the Jackson School of Geosciences. The Foundation has guided the Jackson School to a level of support unprecedented among peer institutions. Members of the foundation’s Advisory Council meet biannually with the school’s leadership to support and advise the Jackson School. Graduation years are included for Jackson School alumni.
Bryan C. Wagner, B.A. ’84, Wagner Oil Company
Brian C. Reinsborough, M.A. ’93, Venari Resources
Honorary Life Members
Robert E. Boyer
L. Decker Dawson, Dawson Geophysical Co.
Rodger E. Denison, Ph.D. ’66
Thomas E. Fanning, B.S. ’56
William L. Fisher
Peter T. Flawn
William E. Gipson, B.A. ’48, M.A. ’49, Gas Fund, Inc.
Jack H. Mayfield, Jr., M.A. ’65, Mayfield I, Ltd.
James R. Moffett, B.S. ’61, Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold, Inc.
Fred L. Oliver, B.S. ’51
James C. Patterson
Russell G. Slayback, Leggette, Brashears & Graham, Inc.
Lawrence E. Archibald, ConocoPhillips Company
Ronald A. Bain, Ph.D. ’74, Index Oil & Gas
Annell R. Bay, M.A. ’80, Marathon Oil Company
C. Douglas Brown, B.S. ’84, BXP Ltd.
Thomas M. Burke, B.S. ’49
Denise Butler, Shell Exploration & Production Company
A. T. (Toby) Carleton, B.S. ’51, M.A. ’52, Tocor Exploration
Danielle Carpenter, M.A. ’96, Chevron
Richard J. Chuchla, M.A. ’81, ExxonMobil Exploration Company
Hervé Coutrix, Total E&P Research & Technology, LLC
Ed Duncan, M.A. ’87, Great Bear Petroleum, LLC
James Dupree, BP America, Inc.
Constance (Connie) Dyer, B.A. ’58
James W. Farnsworth, Cobalt International Energy, LP
Julia A. Garvin, B.S. ’82, Roxanna Oil Company
James A. Gibbs, Five States Energy Company, LLC
Gerald M. Gilbert, B.S. ’68
Willard (Will) R. Green, M.A. ’55, Green Energy Resources
Jeremy Greene, M.A. ’84, Peregrine Petroleum, LLC
Robbie R. Gries, M.A. ’70, Priority Oil & Gas, LLC
Paul R. Gucwa, Ph.D. ’74, Roxanna Oil Company
Erik G. Hanson, Abaco Operating, LLC
Bill D. Holland, B.S. ’54, Holland Exploration, Inc.
Stephen C. Jumper, B.S. ’84, Dawson Geophysical Company
David L. Kirchner, B.S. ’74, Basin & Range Hydrogeologists, Inc.
James T. Langham, Jr., Langham McKay & Company
Thomas B. Layman, M.A. ’87, Chesapeake Energy
Susan A. Longacre, Ph.D. ’68 , ChevronTexaco Fellow, Emeritus
William Maloney, Statoil
David T. Martinueau, B.S. ’92, M.S. ’97, Martineau Petroleum, Inc.
Otaviano de Cruz Pessoa Neto, Petroleo Brasileiro S. A. Petrobras
Forrest W. Pace, Jr., B.S. ’85, Talisman Energy
Donald L. Paul, University of Southern California
Wagner Peres, Ph.D. ’90, Devon Energy
Andrew I. Quarles, Ph.D. ’96, Cuadrilla Resources, Ltd.
David I. Rainey, BHP Billiton Petroleum
Walter J. Scherr III, Valence Operating Company
Don B. Sheffield, B.S. ’58
Daniel L. Smith, B.S. ’58
Sandalwood Oil & Gas, Inc.
Richard K. Stoneburner, B.S. ’76, Petrohawk (Retired)
John E. Watson, B.A. ’72
Charles G. Weiner, B.A. ’48, Texas Crude, Inc.
Charles R. Williamson, Ph.D. ’78
Members, Ex Officio
William C. Powers, Jr., The University of Texas at Austin
Gregory L. Fenves, The University of Texas at Austin
Sharon Mosher, Geology Foundation, Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin
Belle German, Geology Foundation, Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin