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Petroleum engineer

Ritchie Paul Lanclos, American petroleum engineer. Achievements include developments in the field of reservoir fluid characterization. Scholar American Petroleum Institute, Lafayette, 1985-1986, scholar Texaco Research Center, Texaco Inc., College Station, Texas, 1989-1990; fellow Petroleum Engineering, 1989-1990.


Lanclos, Ritchie Paul was born on September 20, 1964 in Opelousas, Louisiana, United States. Son of Curley Joseph and Velma Marie (Folks) Lanclos.


Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering, University Southwestern Louisiana, 1987. Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering cum laude, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1990.


Petroleum engineer exploration and production Mobil Oil Corporation, New Orleans, 1987-1989, Conoco, Incorporated, New York Orleans, 1990-1993. Petroleum engineer property acquisitions WRT Energy Corporation, The Woodlands, Texas, 1994. Petroleum engineer reservoir engineering Petrobras American, Inc., Houston, 1995-1997.

Asset engineer Texaco E&P, New Orleans, 1997—2001. Senior reservoir engineer Dominion E&P, since 2001.


  • Achievements include developments in the field of reservoir fluid characterization.


Board directors Big Brothers/Big Sisters, New Orleans, 1991-1994, Boys/Girls Club, Lafayette, Louisiana, 1992-1994, Volunteer Instructors Teaching Adults (volunteers in Technical Service), Lafayette, 1991-1994. Loaned executive United Way, New Orleans, 1993-1994. Member Society Petroleum Engineers, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University Petroleum Engineering Alumni (vice president 1994-1995, thesis advisory committee).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: traveling, golfing, reading.


Married Courtney Theresé Brennan, March 26, 1994.

Curley Joseph Lanclos

Velma Marie (Folks) Lanclos

Courtney Theresé Brennan