TULSA, Oklahoma – The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) membership has selected Bill Abriel as president-elect for 2015-2016. He is scheduled to become president in October 2016. Abriel is retired from Chevron.
Also elected to the 2015-2016 board of directors were Jie Zhang as second vice president, Mauricio Sacchi as editor, Rocky Detomo and Vladimir Grechka as directors at large, and Lee Lawyer, who was elected by the SEG Council to serve as council chair.
Completing the board of directors for 2015-2016 will be eight incumbents from the current board: John Bradford, the current president-elect, who will become president; Eve Sprunt, the current second vice president, who will become first vice president; Christopher Liner, the current president, who will become past president; Alison Small, who will serve a second year as treasurer; and Guillaume Cambois, Gustavo Carstens, Xianhuai Zhu, and Maurice Nessim, who will return as directors at large.