I write about issues impacting the energy sector
David Blackmon is an independent public policy and communications consultant focused on energy-related issues. Over a 37 year career in the energy space, he worked for a variety of companies, including LINN Energy, Shell, Burlington Resources, El Paso Corp., and FTI Consulting. During his career he specialized in leading industry-wide efforts to address regulatory and legislative issues at the local, state and federal level. From April 2010 through June 2012, David served as the Texas State Lead for America’s Natural Gas Alliance. During 2015 and 2016 he served as chairman of both the American Exploration and Production Council’s Government Affairs Committee and the U.S. Oil & Gas Association’s Communications Committee.