Meet John Dabbar. Known as “JD” by friends and colleagues, he has worked in energy for nearly 40 years, both onshore and offshore. JD started his career as a third engineer on an oceangoing tanker before joining the U.S. Naval Reserve as a Merchant Marine reserve officer. His energy career includes marine engineering and pipeline operations. Today, JD works in government affairs, where he brings his broad energy perspective to Capitol Hill.
JD is passionate about working together to support safe, responsible production of natural gas and oil resources.
“We need open and honest conversations about our industry. I hope this forum will be used to discuss tough issues – like climate change – and smart policies that could help us move forward, together, in collaboration with the administration, lawmakers and state and local governments.”