Bill is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Offshore Technical Compliance LLC and several other affiliated companies. Bill has 25 years of industry experience in both upstream and downstream activities. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Louisiana State University and is a Certified Public Accountant. Bill began his career with Shell Oil Company in Downstream Marketing working in supply and distribution, accounting operations, pricing, competitive analysis, performance analysis, and business planning before transferring to the Upstream Division with responsibility for project economic modeling analysis and project funding for many deepwater exploration and development prospects. Bill is an active member of the New Orleans chapter of the Council for Petroleum Accountants Society and has served on the Board of Directors and was a past President.