Retired Dean, Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy, University of Oklahoma
Larry Grillot became a Director of the company in July 2013. He was dean of the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy at the University of Oklahoma from 2006 until his retirement from the University in June 2015. Prior to his role at the University of Oklahoma, from 1973 until his retirement in 2003, Dr. Grillot worked for Phillips Petroleum Company in a variety of technical and managerial positions in exploration and production, including Manager of E&P Technology and Services, Upstream Technology and Project Development, Manager of International Exploration, President and Region Manager for Phillips Petroleum Canada Limited and Manager of E&P Planning.
Dr. Grillot graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Science in Physics and then earned Master’s and doctoral degrees in geological sciences from Brown University. He is a member of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, the Society of Exploration Geophysicists and the Society of Petroleum Engineers.