2016-2018 NIRI-Houston Board of Directors

Your NIRI Board is comprised of diverse group of practitioners and service providers with a broad range of Investor Relations experience. Our focus is on providing our chapter members with quality educational programs, exceptional networking opportunities and forum for members to grow within their profession. Whether you are in your first year or have been working in investor relations for years, NIRI National and your local Houston chapter aim to provide ways to share information and interact with your peers.

Investor Relations is a unique profession, with individuals joining the field from finance, marketing, communications, operations and even broader ranging backgrounds. We are storytellers, hand holders, regulatory advisors and financial gurus on our organizations. We are the communicators of the corporate strategic vision, while we walk our constituencies through every tiny detail on our companies. Our profession advises management teams globally, while we insure company interactions between finance, legal, marketing, public relations and other department’s remains in sync internally and externally. We share information about the general state of the markets, competitors and industry trends in our respective industries. With the broad scope of our responsibilities, a strong industry support network like NIRI Houston is critical to insuring we remain on the forefront of our profession.

At NIRI Houston, the strength of our chapter rests on the commitment and engagement of its members. We invite you to reach out to any of our board members and get involved. We look forward to hearing from you.

Sanjay Lad

Vice President Sponsorship
Enbridge Energy Partners LP Director, Investor Relations 713-821-1813

Kim Pinyopusarerk

Vice President Programs
Carrizo Oil & Gas Investor Relations Manager 713-358-6430

Wes Harris

Advocacy Ambassador
CVR Energy Inc. Vice President, Investor Relations 281-207-3490

Josh Wannarka

At Large "Membership"
Crestwood Midstream Partners 713-380-3081