The Tulane Energy Institute has established a new advisory board. The board, which held its first meeting in February 2008 at the Freeman School, will advise the institute in the areas of strategy and programming. Back row, from left to right, Douglas Schantz, president and CEO, Sequent Energy Management; Joe LeBlanc, clinical professor of business; James W. McFarland, executive director, Tulane Energy Institute; Bengt Jarlsjo, vice president, Shaw Capital; and Eric Smith, associate director, Tulane Energy Institute. Front row, from left to right, Geoff Parker, director, Tulane Energy Institute; Jim Burke, chairman and CEO, TXU Energy; Seabron Adamson, vice president, CRA International; Tammy Norman, managing director, Sempra Energy; Carroll Suggs, former chairman, president and CEO, Petroleum Helicopters Inc.; and Peggy Babin, associate dean. Not pictured are Bryan Dutt, managing partner, Ironman Energy Capital; Paul Howes, president and CEO, Newpark Resources Inc.; and Jeff Parker, president, Howard Weil Inc.