History

Most Recent Leadership and Site
President                    Term                    Site
Amy Warwick............ 2018-2019 .........Savannah
 
History of the Organization
The Southwest Petroleum Credit Association (SWPCA) was founded in 1935 at the Blackstone Hotel in Fort Worth by this group of Credit Executives of the petroleum industry. These founders leave behind the legacy of the growth of a loose fellowship into the present active association representing the petroleum industry in The United States.
 
J.I. Clemons                        S.S Barrett                            G.H. Kibbee                    W.C. Samuels                    R.A. Smothers                  F.R. Springer  
Texaco - Chairman               Magnolia Petroleum Co.       Sinclair                             Texaco                                Cities Service                     Humble Oil Company

 
In 2001 Retail Risk Managers joined SWPCA at it's Annual Conference in Santa Fe, NM and the name of the organization was changed to the National Petroleum Energy Credit Association (NPECA) to reflect the full scope and coverage of the industry and the profession of Risk Management in the Petroleum and Energy sector.

                            PRESIDENT                        TERM                   SITE

W.C.Samuels.........................................1943-1944.........................Dallas

G.H. Kibbee...........................................1944-1945..................Fort Worth

G.E. Mahaffey........................................1945-1946...................Galveston

F.R. Springer.........................................1946-1947.........................Dallas

L.E. Jones..............................................1947-1948.............. New Orleans

E.P. Simmons........................................1948-1949.........................Dallas

J.I. Clemons...........................................1949-1950..................Fort Worth

J.F. Butler..............................................1950-1951.........................Dallas

M.C. Roberts.........................................1951-1952............... San Antonio

R.R. Thomas.........................................1952-1953..................... Houston

H.O. Sims..............................................1953-1954.........................Dallas

H.J. Denman..........................................1954-1955..........................Tulsa

W.H.Arnold............................................1955-1956..................... Houston

Dewey Walker.......................................1956-1957.........................Dallas

A.J.Woodward.......................................1957-1958........... Oklahoma City

G.B. Wilhelm..........................................1958-1959..................Fort Worth

S.J. Barrett.............................................1959-1960.........................Dallas

M.E. Bruce.............................................1960-1961..........................Tulsa

W.L. Orr.................................................1961-1962..................... Houston

L.O. Rydholm.........................................1962-1963...................Galveston

J.R. Spence...........................................1963-1964.........................Dallas

E.S. Winter............................................1964-1965..........................Tulsa

H.R. Hancock........................................1965-1966..................... Houston

J.R. Pace...............................................1966-1967.........................Dallas

P.W. Crawford.......................................1967-1968..........................Tulsa

K.L. Burger............................................1968-1969..................... Houston

G.N. Brunner.........................................1969-1970.........................Dallas

L.W. Brooks...........................................1970-1971..........................Tulsa

A.W. Crosson........................................1971-1972..................... Houston

W.C. Best..............................................1972-1973..........................Tulsa

D.G. Eaton.............................................1973-1974..................... Houston

T.D. Hart................................................1974-1975.........................Dallas

O.J. Swanson........................................1975-1976..........................Tulsa

Herb Bailey............................................1976-1977..................... Houston

G.E. Hook..............................................1977-1978............... San Antonio

W.T. Little..............................................1978-1979..........................Tulsa

J.L. Hiller................................................1979-1980.........................Dallas

C. Ladd Smith........................................1980-1981..................... Houston

P.E. Hockett...........................................1981-1982..........................Tulsa

W.L. Adkins...........................................1982-1983..................... Houston

J. Alan Babcock.....................................1983-1984.........................Dallas

Joanne King...........................................1984-1985..........................Tulsa

Craig J. Crovetto+..................................1985-1986..................... Houston

Alex H. McKinnon..................................1985-1986..................... Houston

Bob J. Hickman.....................................1986-1987.........................Dallas

Gail C. Lewis.........................................1987-1988.........................Austin

Allen M. Wamsley, Jr.............................1988-1989..........................Tulsa

Jerry F. Dean, CCE+..............................1989-1990....................... Denver

Ivan E. Grimm........................................1990-1991............ Corpus Christi

Karl J. Strobl .........................................1991-1992...................... El Paso

Don R. Fox............................................1992-1993.............. Albuquerque

Patrick Mountain....................................1993-1994............... San Antonio

Jerry W. Burt..........................................1994-1995.........................Dallas

Bob Raichle, CCE..................................1995-1996..................... Houston

Arlene Lewis..........................................1996-1997.........................Austin

Debra Schmalz......................................1997-1998.................. Scottsdale

Thomas P. White, CCE..........................1998-1999....... Colorado Springs

Robert E. Jopson, CCE.........................1999-2000............... San Antonio

Curtis Ray Been....................................2000-2001.................... Santa Fe

Terry Batt...............................................2001-2002......................... Frisco

John D. Maxey.......................................2002-2003.......................Tucson

Donald L. Staley (Honorary)..................2002-2003.......................Tucson

Randall Warren......................................2003-2004..........Stone Mountain

Michael E. Adamec................................2004-2005.................Englewood

Wanda J. Stevens..................................2005-2006.................. San Diego

Deborah L. Anderson.............................2006-2007.........................Austin

Pam Green............................................2007-2008...................Savannah

Rob Saunders........................................2008-2009............... San Antonio

James B. McKay+...................................2009-2010.............. New Orleans

Trudy R. Eddington+...............................2010-2011.................. San Diego

Carolyn Pickens.....................................2011-2012..................Fort Worth

Dennis Moon.........................................2012-2013................. Charleston

Mike Davino...........................................2013-2014......................Phoenix

Mike Swillo.............................................2014-2015.............. New Orleans

Delia White............................................2015-2016.........................Austin

Laura Roussel.......................................2016-2017.................... Memphis

Terry Faber............................................2017-2018........................Seattle