Committees & Work Groups

Council of State Regulatory Officials (CSRO). The Council of State Regulatory Officials acts in an advisory capacity to the Commission and is comprised of one representative from each state oil and gas regulatory agency. Members of the council meet biannually to discuss regulatory issues of mutual interest, and often develop best practices for regulatory oversight.

Alabama
Berry H. (Nick) Tew
Oil & Gas Supervisor/Geologist, State Oil and Gas Board
Alaska
Cathy Foerster
Commissioner of Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Alaska
Dan Seamount
Chairman of Alaska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Arizona
Steve Rauzi
Oil and Gas Administrator
Arkansas
Lawrence E. Bengal
Task Force Chairman, Director of O&G Comm. of AR
Indiana
Hershel McDivitt
Director of Indiana Division of Oil and Gas, Department of Natural Resources
IOGCC
Amy Childers
Federal Projects Manager of Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commision, IOGCC
Kansas
Doug Louis
DIrector of Conservation Division, Kansas Corporation Commission
Kentucky
Kim Collings
Director of Division of Oil Gas Conservation, Department of Natural Resources
Louisiana
James H. "Jim" Welsh
Commissioner of Conservation for Department of Natural Resources, Office of Conservation
Michigan
Harold "Hal" Fitch
Director of Office of Geological Survey, Department of Enviromental Quality
Mississippi
Lisa Ivshin
Executive Director of Mississippi Oil and Gas Board
Montana
Tom Richmond
Administrator of Montana of Oil and Gas Conservation
Nebraska
William Sydow
Director of Nebraska Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Nevada
Alan Coyner
Administrator of Nevada Division of Minerals
New Mexico
Mark E. Fesmire, PE
Chairman of NM Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
New York
Bradley Field
Director of Division of Mineral Resources, Department of Conservation
North Dakota
Lynn Helms
Director of Department of Mineral Resources Industrial Commission
Ohio
Rick Simmers
North Region Manager of Division of Mineral Resources Managment, Ohio Department of Natural Resources
Oklahoma
Lori Wrotenbery
Director, Oil and Gas Conservation Division, Oklahoma Corporation Commission
Pennsylvania
Ron Gilius
Director of Bureau of Oil and Gas Management
South Dakota
Fred Steece
Oil and Gas Supervisior for Oil and Gas Section, Department of Enviroment and Natural Resources
Texas
Victor Carrillo
Task Force Chairman, Railroad Comm. of TX
Utah
John R. Baza
Director of Utah Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining
West Virginia
James "Marty" Martin
Chief for Office of Oil and Gas, West Virginia Department of Enviromental Protection
Wyoming
Thomas Doll
Wyoming Oil and Gas Commision Supervisor, Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission