http://www.endeavormgmt.com

EXECUTIVE TEAM


C. William Nash, MBA
President & Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board

Bill-Nash-200pxC. William (Bill) Nash is President and CEO of Endeavor Management, an international consulting group focused on assisting companies with developing and implementing innovative, break-out strategies and decisions. Bill’s background includes over 25 years in consulting with leading companies in a wide variety of industries, to include Oil & Gas, Energy, Chemical, Manufacturing, Retail, Technology, Healthcare and the Federal Government. His unique expertise is in the integration of transformational leadership associated with the successful design and implementation of major changes in strategy or business operations. Bill is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy with a B.S. degree in engineering and has an MBA in Marketing. Bill is a frequent speaker on the topics of entrepreneurship, strategy, and transformational leadership.


Bruce Crager, MBA
Executive Vice President

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Bruce Crager is Executive Vice President of Endeavor Management and leads the firm’s group of Expert Advisors which have a focus on Offshore Oil and Gas activities. He has over 42 years’ experience in offshore drilling and production, primarily in management positions. This has included significant experience evaluating and providing all types of field development solutions, particularly those based on floating production systems and subsea production equipment. Bruce joined Endeavor in 2010 and is responsible for the development of an experienced team to support clients in the areas of strategy development, organizational change/development, decision analysis, and in technical areas such as field development planning and operational improvement. Bruce has co-authored 4 patents, and has written numerous technical and management articles. He has an MBA from the University of Houston and a BS in Ocean Engineering from Texas A&M University.


John M. McKeever, MBA
Executive Vice President

John-McKeever-200pxJohn has extensive experience working with organizations to deliver exceptional customer experiences and build trusted brands.  He currently leads our healthcare business unit.  He joined our team in 1998, after working in the healthcare industry for 8 years. He oversees our practices in digital insights and dashboards, marketing research, customer experience management, and marketing strategy.  John has worked with many of the top ranked healthcare organizations and many Fortune 500  B2B corporations. He is recognized as one of the pioneers of experience management in healthcare, working in the area since the late 1990s.  John received his MBA from the University of Houston and a BBA from the University of New Mexico.  He has been an adjunct professor of marketing at the University of Houston since 2002 and is a featured speaker and author on topics such as customer experience management, marketing strategy, marketing research and brand development.


Michael Shook, MBA
Executive Vice President

Michael-Shook-200pxMichael is an experienced executive, executive coach, change management consultant, and business strategy consultant. Prior to joining Endeavor, Michael worked at Shell Oil for 20 years in various Exploration and Production assignments, based in developing and implementing business and marketplace strategy and leading new technology commercialization. Michael currently leads both our oil and gas and our leadership development and coaching practices.  He has worked in leadership and strategy development, coaching and alliance creation with many oil and gas operators and major service companies. Michael holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Houston, where he graduated with Honors and 2nd in class standing. Michael also holds a BBA in Management from Texas Tech University. Michael is a certified Executive Coach, and certified in the Birkman Assessment, 360 performance feedback, change management and team leadership.


John Elmer, MBA
Executive Vice President & Board Director

J-Elmer-200pxJohn Elmer is Executive Vice President of Endeavor Management. He sits on Endeavor’s Board of Directors and oversees corporate development. John is a Senior Advisor in the areas of marketing strategy, internal and external communication, and technology commercialization. He has deep experience in the oilfield service sector of the oil and gas industry. John has received professional certification as a management consultant (CMC) and in new product development (NPDP). John’s specialties include Chief Marketing Officer, oil and gas, driving revenue growth, oilfield services, sales management, marketing strategy, new product launch, technology commercialization, CRM, branding, product marketing, product management, internal communication, external communication, marketing research. John earned his MBA  in marketing from the University of Houston in 1984, and received a B.A. with honors in psychology from the University of Texas in 1980. John was an adjunct faculty member at the University of Houston College of Business Administration from 1989 to 1993.


 

OUR EXTENDED TEAM

Advisors and Consultants

Dylan Gray
Senior Advisor, Sales Automation

Betsy Gelb PhD
Expert Witness, Senior Advisor

Gabriel M. Gelb MA
Gelb Consulting Group Founder, Expert Witness and Senior Advisor

Robert W. Bobst M Eng
Senior Advisor, Program & Project Systems

Nicole Coy MA
Practice Leader, Customer Experience

Darien Hickman MS
Director, Marketing Analytics

Nancy Benthien MS
Director – Middle East/Europe

Cayce Colley MA
Culture Transformation Consultant

Michelle Howison MS
Senior Advisor

Ishrat Khan BS
Manager, Digital Insights & Dashboards

Annette Kresie-Evanson BA
Consultant

Jerry Lieberman PhD
Director – Decision Analysis

Sue McMurdy BA
Executive Advisor, Strategy, Technology and Governance

Jill Secord RN, MBA
Senior Advisor

Expert Advisory Team – Healthcare

Steven D. Wood PhD
Customer Loyalty Strategist

Clifford Bottoms MBA
Senior Advisor, Healthcare

Mary Anne Graf
Strategist, Women’s and Children’s Services

Lyle Green, FACHE MBA, FACHE
Senior Advisor

John Kajander
Expert: Specialty Services and Compensation

Jill Lewis MBA, MSOLE
Senior Advisor

Lawrence J. Marentette, MD MD
Expert Physician Leader

Terry Newmyer MBA
Strategist

Bill Sonn
Marketing, Communication, Physician Relations Strategist

Ed Tucker, FACHE, MPH
Senior Advisor, Healthcare

David Vequist PhD
Executive Director, Endeavor Institute

Expert Advisory Team – Oil & Gas

W.R. (Bert) Ulbricht, PE
Project Advisor

E. Kurt Albaugh, P.E.
Consultant

Helder Alves
Senior Consultant

Martina Asbury
Senior Advisor

Christian Bakken
Executive Consultant

William Barrows MBA
Senior Advisor

Braulio Luis Bastos MBA
Senior Advisor

Michael J. Bednarz, P.E.
Project Advisor

Don Beesley PE
Senior Consultant

Andrew Bennett C.Eng
Project Advisor

David A. Brookes
Senior Advisor

Martin Bruins
Senior Advisor

Murray W. Burns PE
Senior Advisor

Emily Callahan MS
Environmental Consultant

Leigh Jonathan Carless
Advisor

Alan Cattell
Construction Advisor

Keith Caulfield BS
Operations Advisor

Kevin Chell MBA
Senior Consultant

Michael J. Chew
Senior Consultant

Mark A. Childers
Senior Advisor

Robert Colwell, PE
Senior Advisor

Dr. H. Howard Cook PhD
Advisor

Roy Cottrell MBA
Construction Advisor

Mike Cowan
Senior Advisor

John Crowson MBA
Project Advisor

Christopher Curran BSc
Senior Consultant

Mark Danaczko
Senior Advisor

Indranath (“Indra”) Datta PhD, PE
Senior Consultant

Grayum Davis
Senior Advisor

Bernardo F. De Mello Franco BS
Senior Advisor

Jeff Dice PE, PMP
Project Advisor

Dave Edwards, PhD
Senior Advisor

Paul Erb MS
Technical Advisor

Gary Fehrmann BS
Operations Advisor

Hélder Ferreira MBE, MS
Operations Advisor

Larry Forster PhD
Project Advisor

Lawrence Fortuné
Consultant

Jeffrey M. Garrett BS
Senior Advisor

Daniel G. Godfrey
Senior Advisor

Walt Greene, P.E.
Senior Consultant

Don Grogan
Advisor

Jan G. Groot MSc
Advisor

James E. Hachen, Jr. (Jay)
Senior Consultant

Bjorn E. Hals MSc
Senior Consultant

D. Ronald (Ron) Harrell PE
Executive Consultant

C. Tracy Harris
Senior Consultant

James C. Harris, JD JD
Executive Consultant

Bob Heilman CEng
Commissioning Advisor

Svein B. Hellesmark
Senior Advisor

Bob Helmkamp BS
Advisor

Rick Hill
Senior Consultant

Jeff Hocke PE, PMP, MBA
Senior Consultant

Wayne C. Huddleston PE, PMP
Project Advisor

William T. (Bill) Hughes
Senior Consultant

Julie Ingram
Senior Consultant

Amber Jackson MS
Environmental Consultant

Tina Johnson BS, BA
Operations Advisor

Colin Johnston MBA
Advisor

John J. Jondle BS
Executive Consultant

Lee Ann Judd MBA
Technical Advisor

Jens Kaalstad
Senior Advisor

Jens Kaalstad MS
Senior Advisor

Max Kattner
Senior Consultant

Rich Keig
Advisor

Joseph E. Kennedy
Senior Advisor

Ed Kennedy BS, PEng
Senior Consultant

Anthony J. King
Commissioning Advisor

Ralph D. Kinley BS
Technical Advisor

Gary E. Kirsch
Director - Revenue Acceleration Services

Alp A . Kocaman PE
Advisor

Anastasis “Ian” Kokkinos B Eng
Project Advisor

G. Graham Lancaster, III
Technical Advisor

Bruce R. Laws MBA
Executive Advisor

William Ron Ledbetter BS
Senior Consultant

Roger E. Lewis
Advisor

Terry A. Lindsey, PMP
Operations Advisor

Patrick E. Little MBA
Senior Consultant

Kirsten Loder
Consultant

John Lovell
Senior Advisor

Stephen Luthy MS
Advisor

Andrea Mangiavacchi PhD
Senior Consultant

John Manning MBA
Advisor

Fred T. Mason BS
Commissioning Advisor

J.R. (Ric) Massie PE, PMP
Project Advisor

Craig Masson MS
Senior Consultant

Julia Maya
Senior Market Analyst

Jeffery C. Measamer MSc
Operations Advisor

Paul David Miller
Operations Advisor

Jeffery Blake Moore BS
Senior Consultant

Flavio D. Moraes PHD, P.E.
Senior Advisor

Vic Morrell
Senior Advisor

David Muir
Senior Consultant

Nelson Narciso Filho
Executive Consultant

James Noake BS
Technical Advisor

Peter G. Noble
Executive Advisor

Americo Oliveira MBA
Business Development Advisor

Daniel K. Oliver BS
Advisor

Wendell G. Olivier
Senior Advisor

Melih Oran
Senior Advisor

Frank M. Paskewich PE
Advisor

Robert L. Patrick
Operations Advisor

Doug Peart BS
Senior Advisor

Reginald P. Picou
Project Advisor

Morrison “Moe” Plaisance
Senior Advisor

Tim Pollard
Procurement Advisor

Jitendra (JP) Prasad
Senior Consultant

David Queen
Advisor

Al Reese, Jr. MBA
Senior Advisor

Timothy E. Ritz BS
Operations Advisor

George Rodenbusch, PhD
Senior Advisor

Jim Rodgers
Advisor

Rodolfo Rodríguez Macias
Operations Advisor

Lawrence Rogers
Senior Advisor

John Rouse
Project Advisor

Artie Ruderman
Business Development

Victor Schmidt
Manager, Business Development

Gary Shaw
Senior Consultant

Mickey W. Shaw
Project Advisor

Ajay Singh
Senior Consultant

Steve Skarke
Organizational Engineering Advisor

Jason Skufca
Project Advisor

Ian Still, CEng
Project Advisor

Tom Stroud
Senior Advisor

Dr. P. Sundararaman
Advisor

Tim Swenk
Advisor-Project Management

Leland E. Tate
Senior Advisor

Dannie R. Teel, P.E.
Operations Advisor

Adrien Terrany
Construction Advisor

Richard Thompson, PE
Advisor

Dr. Simon P. Todd
Executive Advisor

Steve Tomlinson, MBA
Director

Paul Tooms
Senior Advisor

Ronald N. Tucker, Jr.
Technology Development Advisor

David Tuturea
Senior Consultant

André Barend Van Niekerk
Senior Consultant

Martin J. Van Sickels
Senior Advisor

Earl F. Verdin
Construction Advisor

Vergel Vergara
Procurement Advisor

Vince Vetter
Project Advisor

Shawn E. Vincent
Senior Advisor

James P. Wakefield
Senior Advisor

Carl Webb, III
Project Advisor

Edward V. Wedin
Senior Advisor

Joseph White
Project Advisor

Scott Willis
Senior Consultant

Dr. Andrew J. Wolford
Senior Advisor

Pete Worman
Senior Consultant

Ted Zaleski
Senior Advisor

Travis Ziebro
Consultant

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