Chairman of the Board of Denbury Inc., Independent Consultant
Kevin O. Meyers has been a director of Denbury since July 2011. Dr. Meyers has more than 40 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, having retired from ConocoPhillips at the end of 2010. Dr. Meyers currently serves on the Board of Directors of the following publicly traded companies: Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE: PDS), a provider of drilling equipment and services, and Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES), an oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Dr. Meyers also serves on the Board of Directors for the privately-held Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc., a provider of offshore service vessels. Dr. Meyers previously served on the board of directors of Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE: BBG), LUKOIL, the World Energy Council, the United States Energy Association, the Board of Regents of the University of Alaska and the Nature Conservancy of Alaska. For the ten years prior to retirement, Dr. Meyers was a senior executive with ConocoPhillips, most recently serving as Senior Vice President Exploration and Production, Americas. Prior to that, he was President of ConocoPhillips Canada, President of ConocoPhillips Russia and Caspian Region, and President of ConocoPhillips Alaska. For the 20 years prior to that, he served in engineering, technical and executive positions with ARCO, last serving as President of ARCO Alaska.
Dr. Meyers holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Bachelor’s degrees in Chemistry and Mathematics from Capital University in Ohio.