David Blackmon is Director of Government Affairs (a lobbyist) for the El Paso Corporation, a methane gas drilling and pipeline company based in Houston, Texas. Blackmon previously served as Communications Manager for Shell Oil Company. He sits on the board of the non-profit Consumer Energy Alliance, a front group for the extractive energy industries.
David Blackmon has also worked for America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA). He is currently a partner at FTI Consulting, a PR company that works with the oil and gas industry. FTI Consulting runs the front group Energy In Depth, where David Blackmon is a "field director."
- Consumer Energy Alliance website: http://consumerenergyalliance.org/
- David Blackmon, Alarmist views on climate shouldn't guide policy, TribTalk, July14, 2014.