CG&A President Todd Brooker featured in NAPE Magazine!
CG&A President Todd Brooker is featured in the current January 2022 issue of NAPE Magazine.
In the article, Todd discusses his history in the petroleum industry and a variety of life experiences that contributed to his passion in petroleum engineering. He talks about some early professional experiences that impacted and directed his career in energy, including his time with Sun Oil and Natural Gas in Michigan, an analyst in First Boston Corporation‘s energy group in New York City, and Chevron USA’s Gulf of Mexico business unit,
A few Fun Facts about Todd you may not have known that are included in the article:
Bachelor of Science in petroleum engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.
No. 1 team?
Tie: Alabama Crimson Tide and Texas Longhorns (football). When they played in the Rose Bowl for the National Championship in 2010, I sat in the Alabama section but wore my Texas gear head to toe.
Go to morning beverage?
Coffee, light cream and Stevia.
Favorite cheat food?
Several: meat lovers pizza, bacon cheeseburger, Blue Bell chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream.
Recent good read?
Drive: the surprising truth about what motivates us by Daniel Pink.
Currently on your playlist?
Tame Impala, Cake, Weezer, Atmosphere, Metallica, Foo Fighters.
Dad puns, sarcasm, golf, basketball.
Are you a pet person?
Yes, dogs – chocolate labs rule.
Three words that describe you?
Fortunate. Stubborn. Southern.
I own a unicycle and can ride it.
Advice for someone just entering the industry?
Never give up. Energy runs the world. It will always be relevant.
Favorite thing about NAPE?
So many friends and associates in one place, building relationships and getting deals done!
NAPE — The Magazine for Dealmakers covers the insight, excitement and innovation of the NAPE expos. NAPE magazine is packed with news-you-can-use that informs, educates and helps busy decision-makers make deals happen.
Current issue highlights include:
- CEO spotlight on Kate Richard of Warwick Investment Group
- Dealmaker spotlight on Allen Gilmer, founder and former CEO/chairman of Enverus
- Conversation from the C-Suite with Todd Brooker, president of Cawley, Gillespie and Associates
- Private equity in the energy transition
- Sponsors for women in energy
- NAPE Summit preview
- Continuing discussion on women in energy
- Oil and gas outlook
- Big data feature on blockchain
- Renewables feature on hydrogen
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