Retired from Occidental Petroleum in May 2013, following a 39+ year career. Has extensive experience in FP&A, Cost Accounting, Controllership and Financial Management.
Holds a BBA in Accounting from Texas Tech University and a MS Accountancy from the University of Houston at Clear Lake City.
Serves as Global Director on IMA Global Board of Directors (2012-14) and a member of the Member Relations Committee. Served on the IMA Global Board of Directors and Member Relations Committee in 2010-11. Served as 2010-11 President of the IMA Texas Regional Council, which won both the Vice President’s Award and a Council Award of Excellence. Previously, served as President of three chapters (Dallas Area 2007-08, Lexington Blue Grass Area 1984-85, and Texas Bay Area 1979-80), as well in numerous other chapter leadership capacities.