Occidental Petroleum Corporation declared the appointment of Dale Petroskey as Vice President, Public Affairs.
Mr. Petroskey, 56, joins Occidental with more than 25 years of experience in communications and public affairs. He served as Assistant Press Secretary in the White House for President Ronald Reagan, and later as Assistant Secretary of Public Affairs at the U.S. Department of Transportation. Among other leadership positions, he was Vice President for Public Affairs at the National Geographic Society.
Mr. Petroskey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Michigan State University.