Former President, ExxonMobil Education Foundation
Edward (Ed) Ahnert is a retired ExxonMobil executive. He was President of the ExxonMobil Foundation and head of first Exxon’s and then ExxonMobil’s corporate philanthropy (1990-2005).
Vice President, Morgan Stanley Natural Resources Group
Vikas Bharathwaaj is a Vice President in the Natural Resources Investment Banking Group based in New York.
Vice President, Schlumberger
Dan Domeracki serves as the Vice President, Government and Industry Relations for Schlumberger Limited.
North Carolina President, Duke Energy
David Fountain is the North Carolina President of Duke Energy, serving approximately 3.2 million electric retail customers.
Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory Bioenergy Center
Dr. Thomas Foust is the Director of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s National Bioenergy Center (NBC).
CEO, Summit Midstream
Mr. Newby is the Founder, President & CEO of Summit Midstream and a member of the Board of Directors of Summit Midstream Partners, LP and Summit Midstream Partners, LLC.
Chris Ross began his career in 1966 with BP in London, culminating as part of a small think tank reporting to the Main Board addressing looming issues of nationalization in the Middle East and Africa.
Former Senior Executive, GE, Progress Energy and Duke Power
Paula Sims has 29 years of corporate experience in leading and managing in areas of mergers, business development, operations, supply chain, IT and change management.
Vice President, ExxonMobil
Sherri Steuwer retired in 2012 after 36 years with Exxon Mobil Corporation. In her final assignments she was vice president for safety, health & environment and vice president for environmental policy & planning.