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Microsoft Office Management

Bridgeport, TX, 76426
March 19, 2018

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Runaway Bay, Texas *****




Results-driven consultant with over thirty-five years experience in the petroleum industry handling various aspects of vertical and horizontal drilling, and engineering assignments. Proven expertise in offset analysis, casing design, directional plans, drill string and bottom hole assembly design, and annular pressure build up analysis. Well-rounded onshore and offshore experience extending from Texas to Venezuela. Effective and intuitive facilitator, people motivator, and change agent. Develop highly motivated teams providing thorough training, making expectations clear, and delegating increasing responsibilities with a strong focus on efficiency and safety compliance.

Industry Expertise: Drilling Design and Operations Project Management Mentor

• Demonstrated Strengths Managing

Complex and Concurrent Projects

with Multiple Facets

• Thorough Horizontal and Vertical

Drilling Expertise

• Problem Resolution

• Vendor Management

• Proven Leadership/Managerial


• Strong Knowledge of OSHA and

EPA Health and Safety


• Safety Conscious

• Detailed Well Design

• Exceptional Job Bidding and

Contract Negotiation Skills

• On-Site Location Support for

Field Personnel

• Extensive Experience Working

with Multiple Regulatory


Tru-Drill Energy Services: Senior Drilling Consultant- Bridgeport, TX Mar 2010 – Oct 2017

Consistently interface with geologist, engineers, drilling managers, asset development teams, field personnel, vendors, HSE, owner operators, and logistics personnel providing in depth well planning services from conception to completion while managing a drilling team of 16 people

Impressive budgetary management expertise with a wide range of horizontal and vertical drilling experience managing AFE costs and services as large as 1.5 million dollars and drilling projects as deep as 25,000 feet measured depth

Complimented by operator in May 2017 for saving the company $300,000 in revenue as well as reputation by recommending the utilization of an alternate drilling motor and reconfigured bottom hole assembly design

• Collaborate with drilling team and service providers to ensure delivery of daily drilling reports

• Deliver master service agreements to vendors to ensure insurance requirements are fulfilled

• Negotiate vendor pricing and select reputable service providers

• Provide oversight for directional, horizontal, and borehole navigation

• Assist customers with well planning, well site consultation, and supervision of drilling and completion operations



Operational Vision Strategic Planning Influencer Well Site Leader Dedicated leader with excellent management, supervisory and communication skills accomplished In empowering and engaging with others in a positive way to promote accountability and structure. Known and respected for a strong work ethic, and a passion for bringing tasks to completion. CAREER HIGHLIGHTS & ACHIEVEMENTS


Work History Continued:

Scientific Drilling International: District Manager, North Texas- Houston, TX Feb 1998- Mar 2010

Recognized by colleagues and personnel in January 2010 for astute fiscal management expertise reflected in:

- Continually directing and monitoring inventory, capital expenditure/profit and loss forecasting, for the North Texas district with a staff of over 150 directional drillers, office personnel, and field engineers

Commended by CEO in February 2006 for superior well planning and personnel supervision demonstrated by:

- Providing comprehensive oversight for the simultaneous drilling of over 20 vertical and horizontal wells on a regular basis

- Consistently mentoring and training a cross functional team of more than one hundred employees

• Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences

• Manage field personnel and serve as the company’s well site representative

• Inspect materials, products, and equipment to detect defects and malfunctions

• Interact with customer to provide troubleshooting techniques, job solutions, and confirmation that all program requirements are monitored and reported

• Ensure drilling and completion operations are carried out with best oilfield practices and in accordance with program and all relevant company standards

• Hire and train new employees and administer performance reviews

Bachelor of Science

Petroleum Geology

Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

Associate of Applied Science

Engineering Technology

Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

Annual Hydrogen Sulfide Medic First Aid, CPR, AED, and First Aid for Adults

Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

American Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC)

American Association of Directional Drilling Contractors (IADDC)

Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)


DIMS (Drilling Information Management System)








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