I have more than 36 years of experience with DCP Midstream. My current position is Operations Area Manager for 3 gas plants and associated gas gathering systems in our Ozona/Sonora Asset. I have 8 years experience as a Commercial Accounts Manager, 6 years as a Commercial Project Coordinator, 2 years as a Residue Scheduler, 2 years as a SAP Project Team Leader, 6 years as a Gas Measurement Supervisor, 2 years as a Measurement Analyst, 6 years as a Measurement Tech and spent the first 4 years of my career as a utilityman.
Understanding of Oil and Gas Industry terminology.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Able to work with multiple teams to get things done.
02/2015 to Current
Operations Area ManagerDCP Midstream － Ozona, TXOperations Manager for 3 gas plants and associated gas gathering systems. I am responsible for my 7 direct reports and the 55 employees they supervise. My responsibilities include the safety and development of these employees, the mechanical reliability of our equipment, construction and maintenance, gas measurement, field and plant operations, customer relations and manage a $12 million annual budget.
01/2007 to 01/2015
Commercial Accounts ManagerDCP Midstream － Midland, TXNegotiated gas purchase contracts and provided economics for new well connects and compression projects. Worked with Accounting, Engineering, Operations, ROW and external customers to insure projects were completed on time and within budget. Communicated planned and unplanned maintenance to customers and worked as a liaison between internal and external customers to insure questions were answered and mistakes were corrected.
07/2002 to 01/2007
Commercial Project CoordinatorDCP Midstream － Midland, TXAssisted Commercial Account Managers by providing cost estimates, maps, pipeline hydraulics, drilling schedules, measurement data, etc. Lead meetings with operations and row to insure projects were done timely. Monitored volumes of new connects after projects were completed.
01/2000 to 07/2002
Residue SchedulerDCP Midstream － Midland, TXScheduled Residue nominations on multiple pipelines from multiple plant outlets. Worked with Marketers to make sure gas was nominated to the correct buyers and then insured each plant delivered the correct residue volumes to each pipeline.
01/1998 to 01/2000
SAP Team Maintenance LeaderGPM Gas Corporation － Houston, txMaintenance Team Lead on development of the SAP maintenance module to capture all the material and labor resources needed to insure rotating equipment and assets ran reliably.
08/1992 to 01/1998
Gas Measurement SupervisorGPM － Odessa, TXSupervised measurement techs to insure meter calibrations and gas samples were completed accurately and frequency met contract requirements, balanced gas systems and worked with operations to find gas leaks. Also supervised chart integrators and electronic flow measurement analyst to insure gas volumes were calculated correctly.
08/1992 to 01/1998
Gas Measurement SupervisorGPM － Odessa, TXSupervised measurement techs to insure meter calibrations and gas samples were completed accurately and frequency met contract requirements. Also balanced gas systems and worked with operations to find gas leaks. Also supervised chart integrators and electronic flow measurement analyst to insure gas volumes were calculated correctly.
03/1990 to 08/1992
Measurement AnalystPhillips Petroleum. － Odessa, TXPerformed measurement audits to insure company measurement standards and procedures were being used. Provided measurement training to field measurement techs.
06/1984 to 03/1990
Measurement TechPhillips Petroleum. － Fairview, OKInstalled and repaired gas measurement chart recorders and electronic flow measurement devices. Performed gas settlement test and collected gas samples.
07/1980 to 06/1984
UtilitymanPhillips Petroleum － Okmulgee, OKWorked in an entry level field operations position in the Creek Gathering System on a construction and maintenance crew. Upgraded to field operator and pipeline inspector.
BBA: ManagementUniversity of Texas of the Permian Basin － Odessa, TX