Bobby S. Shackouls


Bobby Shackouls is an Operating Executive for The Carlyle Group.

He was Chairman of Burlington Resources from 1997 to 2006 and was the President and the Chief Executive Officer of Burlington Resources from 1995 to 2006. Mr. Shackouls was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Meridian Oil, a wholly owned subsidiary of Burlington Resources, from 1994 to 1995 and was an Executive Vice President and the Chief Operating Officer of Meridian Oil from 1993 to 1994. Mr. Shackouls has been a director of the Company since February 2008. 

Mr. Shackouls is a “non-inside director” as defined in the Certificate. He is vice chairman of the Texas Heart Institute, executive board member of the Sam Houston Area Council and National Board of the Boy Scouts of America, Vice President of the Mississippi State University Foundation and serves as an independent director and member of the audit committee of PAA Natural Gas Storage, L.P. Mr. Shackouls is also a director and member of the corporate governance and audit committees of the Kroger Company.