Ms. Alexandra Herger, a US citizen based in Maine, has extensive leadership experience in worldwide exploration for oil and gas companies.
Ms. Alexandra Herger has 35 years of global experience in the upstream oil and gas industry. She most recently served as interim Vice President of Global Exploration for Marathon Oil Corporation from April 2014 until her retirement during the summer of 2014.
Prior to this position, Ms. Alexandra Herger was appointed Director of International Exploration and New Ventures for Marathon Oil Company from November 2008 to April 2014. She led five new country entries and was responsible for adding net discovered resources of over 500 million boe to Marathon’s portfolio.
Before joining Marathon, she was at Shell E&P Company from 2002-2006. Prior to the merger with Shell, Ms. Herger was Vice President of the Gulf of Mexico for Enterprise Oil from 1998-2002. Earlier, Ms. Herger held positions of increasing responsibility in oil and gas exploration and production, operations, and planning with Hess Corporation and ExxonMobil Corporation.
Ms. Alexandra Herger holds a Bachelor’s degree in geology from Ohio Wesleyan University and post-graduate studies in geology from The University of Houston. Ms. Herger is a member of Leadership Texas, the Foundation for Women’s Resources, and was on the advisory board of the Women’s Global Leadership Conference in Houston, Texas from 2010 to 2013.