Chairman of the Board of Denbury Inc., Independent Consultant
Dr. Kevin O. Meyers has been a valued director of Denbury Inc. since July 2011 and currently serves as the Chairman of the Board since September 2020. With more than 40 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, Dr. Meyers retired from ConocoPhillips at the end of 2010, where he served as a senior executive for ten years. During his tenure at ConocoPhillips, he held various positions, including Senior Vice President Exploration and Production, Americas, President of ConocoPhillips Canada, President of ConocoPhillips Russia and Caspian Region, and President of ConocoPhillips Alaska. Before that, he worked for ARCO for 20 years, serving in engineering, technical, and executive roles, including as President of ARCO Alaska.
Dr. Meyers’ vast experience has made him a well-respected figure in the oil and gas industry. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES), an oil and natural gas exploration and production company, and Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE: PDS), a provider of drilling equipment and services. He previously served on the Board of Directors of Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE: HOS), 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.
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. His extensive technical and leadership experience, coupled with his educational background, provide the Board with valuable insights into the Company’s operations and technical matters. As the Chairman of the Board, Dr. Meyers plays a vital role in driving the Company’s strategic direction.