J. Larry Nichols is a businessperson who founded Devon Energy Corp. and who has been at the head of 5 different companies. Mr. Nichols is Chairman at The National Petroleum Council. Mr. Nichols is also Member of The Independent Petroleum Association of New Mexico and Member of Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association and on the board of 5 other companies.
In his past career J. Larry Nichols occupied the position of Chairman at American Exploration & Production Council, Chairman at United Way of Central Oklahoma, Inc., Director at American Petroleum Institute, Inc. and Member of The Natural Gas Supply Association.
Mr. Nichols received an undergraduate degree from Princeton University and a graduate degree from The University of Michigan Law School.