2016 Chemical Industry Medal – James L. Gallogly



Before joining LyondellBasell, Gallogly spent 29 years with Phillips, ChevronPhillips, and ConocoPhillips. At these affiliated companies he worked in both the petroleum and chemical businesses, acquiring increasing responsibilities and enjoying considerable success. At the time he left ConocoPhillips he was executive vice president for exploration and production. Prior to that he was executive vice president for refining, marketing, and transportation, and from 2000 to 2006 he served as the founding CEO of ChevronPhillips Chemical Company – a Phillips-Chevron joint venture.

Gallogly recently served as vice chairman of the board of the American Chemistry Council. He is also a member of the board of DuPont, the University of Oklahoma Gallogly College of Engineering Board of Visitors, the University of Colorado Engineering Advisory Council, and the University Cancer Foundation Board of Visitors at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.

Gallogly received a BA degree from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in 1974 and a law degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1977. He completed the Advanced Executive Program at the J. L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in 1998.