Carl R. Schneider, Jr.

Since 2002, Mr. Schneider has served as the Chief Information Officer of Gray and Company Inc., the parent entity of multiple companies that engage in oil and gas exploration, property and casualty insurance and property management, among other activities, headquartered in Metairie, Louisiana. Since February, 2014, he has also served as the presiding manager of Denkmann Interests, a collection of privately-held businesses headquartered in Flowood, Mississippi, that engage in land management, forestry, commercial real estate and oil and gas production. Mr. Schneider is also an adjunct instructor at the College of Business at Southeastern Louisiana University and serves on a number of non-profit boards. Mr. Schneider’s significant business experience, as well as his longstanding business and personal relationships in New Orleans, qualify him to serve on our board.