Sylvia J. Kerrigan is a member of the Board of Directors for Alta Mesa Resources, Nine Point Energy, and Team Industrial Services. She began her appointment as Executive Director of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law and Business in January 2017.
Ms. Kerrigan served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Marathon Oil Corporation from 2009 until her retirement in 2017. She joined the company in 1995 and assumed positions of increasing responsibility including compliance, public policy, corporate communications, and information governance.
Ms. Kerrigan holds a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy, political economy and English from Southwestern University and a doctor of jurisprudence degree from the University of Texas.
Ms. Kerrigan is a past chairman of the State Bar of Texas International Law Section and a Life Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation. She has served on the board of directors for various professional organizations, including the American Leadership Forum, the Center for American and International Law, and the Houston Bar Association.