Lori LeBlanc has worked as Executive Director of GEST since its formation and the firm continues to manage policy initiatives and communication activities involving oil and gas producers, state and local stakeholders, and federal policymakers.
In this role, Lori and the firm facilitate meetings with industry representatives and policy makers at the highest levels of federal government to resolve complex regulatory issues. Lori has also engaged high-ranking members of Congress and the Governor’s Office to achieve awareness of and resolution to challenges and opportunities impacting the offshore industry. The firm also been responsible for developing a new logo, branding, promotional materials, news releases, e-newsletters, and managing the web site. The GEST web site can be viewed at www.gulfeconomicsurvival.org.