W&T Offshore appointed Janet Yang as acting interim CFO effective immediately following the retirement of J. Daniel ("Danny") Gibbons, senior VP and CFO. Yang joined W&T in 2008 as finance manager and in 2012 became director, strategic planning and analysis, a position she held until being appointed VP, corporate & business development in 2017. She has over 15 years of finance, investment, and strategy experience in the energy industry. Prior to joining W&T, Yang held positions in research and investment analysis at BlackGold Capital Management, investment banking at Raymond James, and energy trading at Allegheny Energy. She received a BA in economics from Rice University and an MBA with concentrations in finance and accounting from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.