I got to interview T. Boone Pickens in front of my company’s leaders and my editorial peers from around the country.
And the credit goes to a Wichita connection I had that, perhaps, many of you share.
Pickens died Wednesday at age 91. His passing reminded me of our brief time together.
It was around the time of the recession, 2008, and Pickens was promoting his ideas for U.S. energy independence. It was called “The Pickens Plan.”
He proposed reducing America’s dependence on foreign oil by focusing…