Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) - About IPAA
H.G. "Buddy" Kleemeier, Immediate Past Chairman
H.G. "Buddy" Kleemeier
Kaiser-Francis Oil Company
Kleemeier is President and Chief Executive Officer of Kaiser-Francis Oil Company.
is a privately owned independent exploration and production company with headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
and its subsidiaries operate producing properties in thirteen states and two provinces in Canada.
is also involved in the management of Excelerate Energy
, which operates the world's first offshore deep water port for LNG, located in the Gulf Of Mexico, approximately 116 miles south of Sabine Pass.
is headquartered in the Woodlands, Texas and is owned By Kaiser-Francis Oil Company
, and the Excelerate Energy
Kleemeier's background is petroleum engineering, having graduated with that degree from Texas A&M University
During the last fifteen years Mr. Kleemeier
has developed and maintained an on going analysis and study of North American natural gas supply and demand, and has addressed his
findings and conclusions on this subject to numerous groups; most notably the Independent Petroleum Association Of America
, The Natural Gas Supply Association of America
, The Oklahoma Corporation
, The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
, The Federal Energy Bar
, and The United States Senate Energy
and Natural Resources committee.
Kleemeier is the past Chairman of the Natural Gas Committee and Current Chairman for the Independent Petroleum Association Of America, and is also a member of the Natural Gas Council, and The National Petroleum Council.
is a native Texan, having grown up in Houston, but has resided in Oklahoma for 30 years and now considers himself an "OKIE".