Pate named dean of King's business school
In addition to serving as a King faculty member since 2007 ― where he also presided as chair of the Department of Finance, Economics, and Law for several years — Pate brings a two-decade career in the oil and natural gas industry to his new role. At Ashland Exploration, Inc., in Houston, Texas, Pate managed international operations planning, economics, and administration, and served as director of acquisitions and director of business development. He also served as CFO for Baker Hughes Solutions in Houston, and as president and CEO of a privately held oil and gas company headquartered in Northeast Tennessee.
Sep 18, 2018 at 2:16 PM