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Clem Adolph Barrere

Clem Adolph Barrere, business brokerage company executive. Registered professional engineer, Texas, Oklahoma; board certified broker; certified business intermediary. Recipient Citations for Service, American Petroleum Institute, 1988, Gas Processors Association, 1989; National Science Foundation research grantee, 1963-1965.


  • Barrere, Clem Adolph was born on January 5, 1939 in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Clem A. and Ruth Eleanore (Brauner) Barrere.

  • Education

    • Bachelor Engineering, Yale University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Rice University, 1965. Postgraduate, Emory University, 1975.


    • Group leader research department Conoco, Inc., Ponca City, Oklahoma, 1965-1969, director gas engineering Houston, 1969-1972, director gas operations, 1972-1977, manager loss control, 1977-1981. Manager Dupont-Transportation Service, 1981-1987, Dupont-Safety and Environmental, Houston, 1987-1989. President Barrere & Company Ventures, since 1989.

      Director Barrere & Company Realtors, Houston, since 1978. President Business Intermediary Education Foundation, since 2006.

    Major achievements

    • Registered professional engineer, Texas, Oklahoma. Board certified broker. Certified business intermediary.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals. 7 patents in field.


    The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.

    Party affiliation: Republican


    The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.

    Denomination: Methodist


    Spiritual support, encouragement and challenge should be major strengths of a Christian community.


    Member Museum Fine Arts, Houston, Zoological Society, Houston, Museum Natural Science, Houston, 1970-1910. Fellow International Business Brokers Association (director 1998-1903, 06-10, President award 2002). Member Texas Business Brokers Association, Houston Gas Processors Association (president 1981-1982), Texas Rolls-Royce Association (director 1987-1996, Special award 1991), Houston Gun Collectors (president 1964), Houston Area Realtors, Petroleum Club, Lakeside Country Club, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Alpha Chi Sigma, American Institute Individual Investors (life), American Institute Chemical Engineers.



    Golf, travel, sailing, genealogy, car restorations.


    • Married Jamie Elizabeth Newton, August 30, 1969. 1 child, John Coleman Barrere.
    • father: Clem A. Barrere
    • mother: Ruth Eleanore (Brauner) Barrere
    • spouse: Jamie Elizabeth Newton
    • child: John Coleman Barrere
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    • 1960
      Yale University
    • 1965
      Rice University
    • 1975
      Emory University
    • 1965 - 1969
      Group leader, research department Conoco
      Ponca City, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1981 - 1987
      manager, Dupont-Transportation Service
    • 1987 - 1989
      manager, Dupont-Transportation Service
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1989
      president, Barrere & Company Ventures
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