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Marathon Oil: Thomas K. Sneed to retire, Bruce A. McCullough to succeed

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Staff writer | Houston, Tx., USA | June 6, 2013
Marathon OilJune 6, 2013, Houston, Tx., USA - Thomas K. Sneed, vice president and chief information officer for Marathon Oil Corporation, has elected to retire effective September 1, 2013.
Thomas K. Sneed is vice president and chief information officer at Marathon Oil Corporation. He began his current assignment in 2003. Since joining Marathon in 1981 as a computer application programmer, Mr. Sneed has progressed through a series of increasingly senior technical and management positions. He served as vice president of Information Technology at Speedway SuperAmerica, a convenience store chain, and led the Information Technology group for Marathon Petroleum Company LP.

Mr. Sneed holds a bachelor's degree in computer & information science from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He is past chairman of the American Petroleum Institute's (API) Information Management and Technology Committee.

He serves on the board of the Greater Houston Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Hispanic Scholarship Foundation. Mr. Sneed is also a member of the Executive Leadership Council (ELC). He will serve as vice president of IT Services until September 1 to facilitate an orderly transition to the department's new leadership.

Bruce A. McCullough will succeed Mr. Sneed as vice president and CIO effective June 17, 2013.

Mr. McCullough joins Marathon Oil from Anadarko Petroleum Corp. where he most recently served as director, Global Business Systems. Mr. McCullough has worked in the information technology field, primarily in the oil and gas sector, since graduating from Baylor University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in computer science.

Prior to Anadarko, he was a partner at Accenture and served in a variety of capacities for clients such as Atlantic Richfield Company, Mitchell Energy and Development Corporation and Burlington Resources.