Ms. Warneke has six years of experience in the salt cavern industry. She began working in the solution mining and salt storage industries in 2012, as an intern for a Texas Brine. The internship led to more significant roles as an engineering technician and then as a regulations specialist. Throughout the years of working for Texas Brine, her responsibilities became greater and more diverse. She was part of the team that responded to the Parish, Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, and other community stakeholders during the Bayou Corne incident. She was responsible for obtaining drilling permits from both the Louisiana Department of Injection and Mining and the Louisiana Department of Conservation for several types of wells. She acted as the Company Field Representative for four vertical seismic profile surveys and surface seismic acquisitions. In addition, she helped and filled the role as Night Shift Company Man on the drilling of a deep geophone well.