Strategic Resources Chief - Renee Orr

Renee Orr

Renee Orr has served for over 27 years in various roles within BOEM, BOEMRE and MMS, and has been a senior executive on the leadership team since the inception of BOEM in 2011. In her current position as the Chief of the Office of Strategic Resources, she oversees development and implementation of the nation's Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Natural Gas Leasing Program, assessment and inventory of oil, gas, and other mineral resources, maintenance of official maps and geographic data, economic evaluations to ensure the receipt of fair market value for OCS resources, identification and mitigation of financial risks associated with offshore lease activities, and the conveyance of marine minerals for coastal restoration projects. Ms. Orr earned B.A. degrees in Economics and History from Metropolitan State College in Denver, CO and completed the DOI SES Candidate Development Program in 2001.