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Petroleum company executive

WILLIAM WHITNEY, American Lawyer, Partner of EASTERN REGION NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA.

Background

Whitney, William James was born on October 20, 1954 in Lakewood, Ohio, United States. Son of John Butler and Nancy Harris (Lipscomb) Whitney.

Education

Bachelor, Wittenberg University, 1976. Juris Doctor, Loyola University, New Orleans, 1983. Master of Business Administration, Tulane University, 1992.

Career

Teacher Peace Corps, High School, Swaziland, Africa, 1976. Junior field engineer Dresser Atlas, Belle Chasse, Louisiana, 1977-1978. Lawyer private practice, New Orleans, 1984-1987.

Land attorney lease administration Chevron United States of America, Inc., 1987-1990, land attorney offshore land division, 1990-1991, land attorney Green Canyon Project, 1991-1992. Lands supervisor Kutubu project Chevron Overseas Petroleum, Inc., Papua, New Guinea, 1992-1994, lands and community development manager Kutubu project, 1994-1995, community affairs coordinator, 1995-1996, job skills assessment coordinator, 1996, business manager Sanha Condensate Project Houston, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Bar: Louisiana 1983.

Membership

Louisiana State and American Bar Associations. (Attomey-Land Department).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: acoustic and electrical guitar, keyboard and harmonica, American Civil War student, tennis, golf, physical fitness.

Connections

Married Shelley Richard, May 31, 1980. Children: Elizabeth Frances, Barbara Frances.

father:
John Butler Whitney

mother:
Nancy Harris (Lipscomb) Whitney

spouse:
Shelley Richard

children:
Elizabeth Frances Whitney

Barbara Frances Whitney