Board Committees

Audit committee

The Audit committee oversees ExxonMobil’s overall risk management approach and structure, which is applied to risks related to climate change, among other business risks. 

Committee members:

•  Mr. Angelakis

•  Ms. Burns (Chair)

•  Mr. Goff

•  Mr. Harris

•  Ms. Hietala

Learn more about the Audit committee charter

Nominating and governance committee

The Nominating and governance committee oversees matters of corporate governance, including Board transition and refreshment.

Committee members:

• Dr. Avery

• Mr. Hooley (Chair)

• Mr. Kandarian

• Mr. Karsner

• Mr. Kellner

Read more about the Nominating and governance committee charter

Compensation committee

The Compensation committee reviews executive compensation, which is aligned with the long-term interests of shareholders and requires careful consideration of current and future risks, such as those related to climate change

Committee members:

•  Ms. Braly (Chair)

•  Mr. Harris

•  Mr. Hooley

•  Mr. Kandarian

Read more about the Compensation committee charter

Finance committee

The Finance committee oversees risks associated with the Company’s capital structure, and capital allocation, including actions to enhance resiliency. 

Committee Members:

• Mr. Angelakis (Chair)

• Ms. Burns

• Mr. Goff 

• Ms. Hietala

• Mr. Ubben

• Mr. Woods

Read more about the Finance committee charter

Executive committee

The primary purpose of the Executive committee is to function when the Board of Directors is not in session.

Committee members:

• Mr. Angelakis

• Ms. Burns

• Mr. Goff

• Mr. Hooley

• Mr. Woods (Chair)

Read more about the Executive committee charter

Environment, safety and public policy committee

The Environment, safety and public policy committee oversees operational risks associated with safety, security, health, and environmental performance including actions taken to address climate-related risks; lobbying activities and expenditures; and community engagement.

Committee members:

• Dr. Avery (Chair)

• Ms. Braly 

• Mr. Karsner

• Mr. Kellner

• Mr. Ubben

Read more about the Environment, safety and public policy committee charter