OCSAB (2013-2014)

  • OFFICERS

    Jim Higgins
        CHAIRMAN
    Kemper Howe
        VICE CHAIRMAN
    Cheryl Saha
        SECRETARY
    Tom Young
        TREASURER

    Keith Couvillion
        FORMER CHAIRMAN



    SUB-COMMITTEES

    Sub-Committee Chair Persons are in bold

    OCSAB Workshop (Jan 23, 2014) & Summer Seminar (June 2014) 
        Jim Higgins
        Becky Harden
        Jim Bryan
        Paul Watson
        Charlie Hughes
        Granger Anderson
        Leon Hirsch
        Frank Barber
        Ron Wilson

    BOEM/BSEE Liaison 
        Scott Ham
        Thomas Beron
        Frank Barber

    GOM Report
        Stephen Laperouse
        Mike Koenig
        Ron Wilson

    Alaska
        Scott Ham 
        Keith Howell 
        Kemper Howe

    Atlantic/Pacific (ad hoc)
        Scott Cornwell
        Johnny Christopher

    College Liaison (ad hoc)
        E.J. Louviere
        Ron Wilson
        Lynne Hackedorn

    OCS Agreements
        Charlie Barnes
        Granger Anderson
        John Burke
        Jim Bryan

    AAPL Liaison
        Leon Hirsch
        John Burke

    New Ideas/Initiatives/Actions
        Charlie Hughes
        Keith Howell
        Dan Mills

    Charitable Contributions
        Leon Hirsch
        Becky Harden
        Mike Koenig
        Lynne Hackedorn

    Decommissioning Liability/Bonding
        Mike Koenig
        Frank Barber
        Thomas Beron
        Marty Tate
        Becky Hardin
Established in 1968, the OCS Advisory Board ("OCSAB") is a non-profit organization that focuses on Outer Continental Shelf issues related to oil and gas exploration, development, and production.  The OCSAB serves as a communication tool to BOEM and BSEE; serves as a forum for networking and sharing of information; provides leadership and expertise on access issues; provides opportunities for education; provides leadership, oversight, and development of the Operating Agreements, Production Handling Agreements, and other agreements which impact operations in the OCS; and works in a liaison role with other industry and professional organizations (NOIA, API, IPAA, OOC, AAPG, SEG, SPE, etc.)   
Your comments, suggestions, and inquiries are welcome; please contact us at
info@ocsadvisoryboard.org  



New JOA documents are available for download and review.
Please send all feedback to info@ocsadvisoryboard.org

Redline comparison 2007 Model Form JOA - New Deepwater JOA Download
Revised Exhibit B (Insurance) Download
Revised Exhibit K (HSE) Download



For download The Outer Continental Shelf Advisory Board ("OCSAB") provides comments on the Request for Information for the Five Year OCS Oil and Gas Leasing Program 2017 - 2022 (5 Year Plan") on which the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) issued a notice on June 16, 2014.
Please send all feedback to info@ocsadvisoryboard.org

OCSAB Comments to 5 Year OCS Leasing Program Download