Apache Makes Senior Management Changes

Apache Corporation announced the following executive appointments:

-- Margie M. Harris was named Vice President -- Human Resources.

-- Kregg Olson was promoted to Senior Vice President – Corporate Reservoir Engineering.

Harris has held leadership positions at several large firms. As executive vice president, she established the human resources group at Texas Genco, a wholesale power generation company. She also headed the human resources groups at Integrated Electrical Services and Santa Fe Snyder, an independent oil and gas producer. Harris was a lead consultant at Hewitt Associates; worked as financial controller for the international division of Continental Airlines; and started her professional career as a landman at Shell Oil Co. She holds a bachelor's degree from the Ohio State University and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas.

Olson joined Apache in 1992, serving in various positions of increasing responsibility in corporate reservoir engineering. He has been vice president -- corporate reservoir engineering, since 2004. Olson previously was associated with Grace Petroleum. He holds a bachelor's degree in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M University and is a registered professional engineer and a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

Apache Corporation is a large oil and gas independent with operations in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom North Sea, Egypt, Australia and Argentina.