Simeon Eburi is currently serving as 2023 SPE North America Regional Director. He is a Reservoir Management Advisor in Chevron’s Technical Center. He has spent much of his professional life at Chevron in roles ranging from frontier exploration and new ventures petroleum engineer, production operations supervisor in Bakersfield, California, decision and economic analyst/advisor for deepwater US Gulf of Mexico Exploration, and reservoir simulation engineer, reservoir engineer and production engineer for Shale and Tight assets. He was the chair of the SPE Gulf Coast Section (GCS) Board of Directors in 2020 and received the SPE Gulf Coast North America Regional Young Member Outstanding Service Award in 2019. He also received the SPE-GCS Committee of the Year Award as Education Committee Chair in 2016 and was SPE-GCS Young Professionals Committee Chair in 2013, receiving the SPE Houston Young Engineer of the Year Award in 2014. Eburi holds master’s and bachelor’s degrees in petroleum engineering from Texas Tech University.