Highly motivated oil and gas professional offering over 11 years of experience, 10 of those at the same company, seeking an opportunity to utilize my skill set and knowledge base.
Accuracy and Attention to detail
Strong Work Ethic
Excellent Organizational skills
Knowledge and familiarity of company systems and processes
Big Picture Thinker
Decision making and critical thinking
Problem analysis, use of judgment and ability to solve problems efficiently
Flexible team player
Senior Land Technician, 01/2014 to Current Noble Energy, Inc – Denver, CO
Research ownership from existing title when evaluating an incoming well proposal from outside operators.
Calculate working interest, net revenue interest, and division of interest for operated and non-operated well proposals.
Coordinate with field offices, business development and in house legal counsel to create and review all necessary exhibits and schedules for divestiture packages.
Assist in the research and preparation of all curative documents necessary for closing due diligence.
Prepare Joint Operating Agreements, Farmout Agreements, Carry Agreements, Declaration of Pooling and Affidavits of Production for operated and non-operated properties.
Prepare and submit proposal letters and AFEs for drilling, work overs, completions and lease acquisitions internally and to partners.
Work in conjunction with project development to determine trade options or Farmout options for non-consent wells.
Assist in lease checks and research for P&A proposals for operated and non-operated properties.
Processes and research rental, minimum royalty, expiration, shut in payments and other lease obligations for 6 assets.
Land Technician, 09/2007 to 12/2013 Noble Energy, Inc – Denver, CO
Assisted in negotiation of divestiture of non-producing oil and gas leases in Powder River Asset.
Coordinated with regulatory and operations to permit and stake over 200 well locations in Wyoming.
Prepared, reviewed, and researched exhibits for Federal Unit Agreements, Unit Operating agreements and divestiture packages.
Timely processed, verified and route operated and non-operated AFE's as well as well proposals.
Ordered and reviewed drilling title opinions and prepared necessary curative for drilling activity.
Researched ownership to create and secure over 100 surface use agreements as well as track obligations.
Processed and researched rental, minimum royalty, expiration and other lease obligations.
Conducted lease package checks for processing through recording and then to lease records.
Effectively responded to inquiries from lessors, royalty owners, surface owners, working interest owners and employees from other departments in a timely manner.
Administrative Assistant, 02/2007 to 09/2007 Noble Energy, Inc – Denver, CO
Assisted in lease due diligence for acquisition of 107,000 acres in Nebraska.
Prepared and transmitted lease packages to be set up for working files as well as in lease records.
Coordinated leasehold check in to show landmen available acreage for active leasing project.
Implemented current tracking system for department expenditures in accordance with annual budget.
Prepared JOA's and other contractual documents pertaining to operations in the Mid-Continent Region.
Conduct lease package checks for processing through recording and then to lease records.
Prepared and coordinated check requests pursuant to contracts.
Executive Assistant, 01/2005 to 02/2007 Richardson Operating Company – Greenwood Village, CO
Prepared prospect summaries and sales packages for various divestitures.
Verified interest for Joint Interest Billing statements and revenue distributions.
Maintained data base for timely payments of delay rental payments.
Prepared AFE's, documented invoices, and managed expense reports for all employees.
Created leasehold ownership maps for various prospects in CO, NM, and WY.
Bachelor of Arts: Communications, Media Studiesand Sociology , May 2004 University of Northern Colorado - Greeley, CO
Double Minor in Media Studies and Sociology
Elementary Education Licensure: Elementary Education, Dec 2006 Metropolitan State College of Denver - Denver, CO
Member of Denver Association Petroleum Landmen, Selected to Participate in the Mentor Program 2016-2017, Young Professionals in Energy, Desk and Derrick, Member of American Communication Association, Sigma Kappa Vice Present of Scholarship 2003, Sigma Kappa Vice President 2004