Distinguished Speaker Series
SeaRiver Maritime, Inc., an Exxon/Mobil Affiliate
Chairman of the Board
International Marine Transportation Limited
Topic: Energy in the 21st Century: Issues and Priorities
Monday, February 20, 2012
5:15 to 6:00 p.m.
Berger Auditorium, McClelland Hall
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About Will Jenkins
William E. (Will) Jenkins is president of SeaRiver Maritime, Inc., an ExxonMobil affiliate in Houston, Texas. He chairs the Board of International Marine Transportation Limited, an ExxonMobil subsidiary in Great Britain, and he chairs the ExxonMobil Global Marine Center providing commercial, technical and operations functional guidance to ExxonMobil affiliates throughout the world on shipping and marine transportation.
He has held a number of key executive, managerial and technical positions at ExxonMobil affiliates around the world involving offshore and onshore exploration, development, production, plant design and construction, LNG manufacturing and transportation, refinery operations, safety, risk management and marine transportation.
Will holds a Master of Science in Finance from the University of Arizona and a Bachelor of Science from Northern Arizona University.
He is a member of the U.S. Secretary of Transportation's Board of Advisors of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, the Board of Trustees of the Webb Institute, the Board of Visitors of Texas A&M University at Galveston and the Texas Maritime Academy at Galveston, and the Marine Board of the U.S. National Academies. He is a director on the Boards of the Coast Guard Foundation, International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation Limited, the Chamber of Shipping of America and the Houston Maritime Association. He is vice chair of the Oil Companies International Marine Forum and is a member of, the American Bureau of Shipping, the American Petroleum Institute Marine Committee, the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas Marine Committee, the American Waterways Operators and the Waterways Council. He is also a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and a Professional Member of the American Society of Safety Engineers.