Petroleum Engineer with 20+ years experience in heavy oil thermal production (steamflood and cyclic injection) focusing on horizontal well oil recovery combined with offset dedicated steam injection. Additionally, 10+ years experience in west Texas, southeast New Mexico multi-sectional waterfloods and primary production of deeper, higher GOR wells. Senior Production Engineer and Reservoir Engineer with recognized expertise in workover candidate selection and design, preparation of remedial work recommendations including accurate AFE cost estimates. Ability to calculate and assimilate either well or property based recoverable reserves, as well as prepare new well drilling packages for Management approval – including incremental economics.
An outstanding communicator and team player with the capability to work with cross-functional technical and operations personnel. Joint venture experience in effectively working with multiple companies from a partnership standpoint.
Skills include a self-starter with a clear understanding of well surveillance and production monitoring principles. Proficiencies include skills in ARIES incremental well and field economics, working knowledge of OFM and DSS, ability to work in WellView and proficient in the Microsoft Office suite of products. Extensive experience in working with the California Division of Oil and Gas (DOGGR) from an operator view point.