Recently retired, Jeff Shellebarger was responsible for all of Chevron’s crude oil and natural gas exploration and production operations in the United States and Canada. After earning his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Geology from the University of Georgia, Mr. Shellebarger began his career with Chevron as an exploration geologist in New Orleans, Louisiana. During his 35-year career with Chevron, Mr. Shellebarger has held leadership and technical positions in the upstream business segment in Angola, Indonesia and various U.S. locations. He is currently based in Houston, Texas. Active in the energy industry and in the Houston community, Mr. Shellebarger is a member of the American Petroleum Institute’s Upstream Committee, the Greater Houston Partnership’s Executive Committee, and serves on the Board of the Greater Houston United Way and the Houston Museum of Natural Science.
Chairman, 23rd World Petroleum Congress