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Mike Moncla


Mike is a 1990 graduate from USL (now UL), with a degree in Business Administration. After college, he obtained a job at Reed Tool Company as a drill bit salesman and worked in both Lafayette and Houma.

In 1994, Mike joined forces with his father's business, Moncla Well Service, a workover company with seven workover rigs. For the next 15 years, Mike, his father Charlie, and the rest of the Moncla clan grew their family business through 11 acquisitions into the largest privately owned workover company in the United States. Mike was Chief Operating Officer for the business that serviced seven different states. In late 2007, Moncla Companies sold its business to Key Energy Services, where Mike then served as Division Manager for Key Energy's Southeastern Division. In 2010, Mike, along with his two brothers & uncle, got back into the family business again by purchasing their previously owned 6 workover barge rigs back from Key Energy. Today, Moncla Workover & Drilling operates 27 land rigs with offices in Lafayette LA, Laurel MS, Lagrange TX, Victoria TX, and Seminole TX. In 2020, Mike took on another role as VP of Marketing at DrilTech, a full-service directional drilling company.

In 2020, Mike also took on the role as President of the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association, fighting on behalf of industry at the state Capital for everything oil & gas. Mike is also on the board for Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, the Past-Chairman of the Lourdes Foundation, and Past-Chairman of the St. Thomas More Foundation. He is a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. He is married to his wife of 26 years, Cathy and has one daughter, Millie.

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CeCe Richter

Assistant to the President

CeCe started her career in the oil and gas industry in 1975 with Texaco in New Orleans; progressing through the administrative ranks to end her 20 year career at Texaco in 1995 as Assistant to the Vice President.

CeCe is married with two grown sons and spent their growing up years at the ball park. She was born and raised in New Orleans, and if you have the opportunity to have a conversation with her, you would figure that out yourself!

Email Cece for meetings at the Jimmie Davis House, appointments with Mike Moncla and general questions.


Tiffany Beam

Director of Member Services

Tiffany was born and raised in Gretna, Louisiana. She is a 1993 graduate of The University of New Orleans. Before coming to LOGA as the Database Administrator in 2007, Tiffany was an Office Manager for 12 years with two Louisiana independent oil & gas companies. In addition to managing the office, her duties also included reporting oil & gas production, severance tax and other reports for Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama properties both onshore and offshore.

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Communications Director

A native of Mandeville, Louisiana, Tanner cut his teeth in the Oil and Gas industry working as a roustabout on an offshore drilling platform when he was 18.

He went on to graduate from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2014. Before LOGA, Tanner worked in the office of U.S. Senator John Kennedy and also brings extensive campaign experience from a U.S. Senate race in Mississippi. Prior to that, he was a radio personality doing morning drive time from 6-10 in Laurel, Mississippi.

Tanner lives in Baton Rouge with his wife, Olivia and their son, Peter. You can catch him talking all things Saints, Pelicans, and all college sports.

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