President & General Manager
29 years of cavern industry operating, workover, and testing experience. Fourteen years consulting experience managing all aspects of projects, field personnel, and engineering professionals. Hands on experience in the successful planning, design, and supervision of salt cavern, reservoir, and disposal well drilling operations, cavern workovers, mechanical integrity testing (MIT for gas and liquid storage), snubbing operations, logging, and coil tubing operations. B.S. in Business Management. Plant operations experience in Underground Hydrocarbon Storage, Solution Mining, Caustic production, and Olefins Plant Operations. Development of procedures, purchasing of services and materials, submission of data to regulatory agencies (TX RRC, LA DNR, FERC, MS OGB, AL OGB, CO OGCC), completion of job reports, coordination and scheduling jobs, troubleshooting operational and downhole problems, supervising logging activities, budgeting, tracking and managing costs, administering safety programs, database creation and maintenance, downhole technical calculations, training cavern operations personnel, and subsidence program development and implementation. Background also includes 7 years’ experience and an Associate Degree in air conditioning and refrigeration.