Chevron announces senior leadership change
Mr. Shellebarger is currently managing director of Chevron's IndoAsia Business Unit. Since joining Chevron in 1980, Mr. Shellebarger has held a variety of upstream positions in the U.S., Angola and Indonesia.
In his new capacity, he will be responsible for overseeing Chevron's exploration and production activities throughout North America, including the company's significant portfolio of assets in California, the Gulf of Mexico, Pennsylvania, the Mid-Continent region of the U.S. and Canada.
Mr. Shellebarger succeeds Gary Luquette, who will retire from Chevron after 35 years of distinguished service.
Mr. Luquette has been the President of Chevron North America Exploration and Production Company of Chevron Corporation and Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LLC since April 1, 2006. Mr. Luquette served as Vice President of Chevron Corp. He served as Managing Director of European Strategic Business Unit of Chevron International Exploration and Production Co. since January 2003.
Mr. Luquette joined Chevron in 1978 as a Design and Construction Engineer in its exploration and production unit in Lafayette, Louisiana. He subsequently held a number of positions of increasing responsibility within Chevron. Since 1993, Mr. Luquette served as Manager of Enhanced Oil Recovery for P.T. Caltex Pacific Indonesia. ■