The California Resources Corp. board of directors has nominated Christian S. Kendall, former president and CEO of Denbury, for election as a director, the company announced March 19.

Kendall’s 35-year career in the oil and gas industry began in 1989 at Mobil Oil Corp., now Exxon Mobil. Before joining Denbury in 2015, Kendall served as senior vice president of Global Operations Services at Noble Energy. He also served in several other executive and management roles with Noble beginning in 2001.