HIGHLIGHTED CAREER ACHIEVEMENTS
*Results Driven - Consistently recognized for not only completing the task; but superior work ethic and product.
*Consistent Performer - Regarded as one of the top performers at every assignment, both in military and corporate positions.
*Diverse Abilities - From training personnel, to coordinating multi-agency support, to leading diversified groups - possess a profound ability to learn and adapt to the situation.
Seasoned, results-producing, progressive leadership type professional with experience in coordinating and directing operations, administration, budgeting, and providing technical guidance as required. Strong problem solving and decision making skills with the ability to develop and implement effective action plans. Demonstrated experience in the coordination of all aspects of recruiting, training, and retaining quality employees. An intuitive leader, with the commitment to detail and doing the job right the first time, with excellent communication and presentation skills, a team leader, providing motivation and leading by example.
Demonstrated success record in:
Project and Operations Oversight
Policy and Procedure Development
Coordination and Consulting Skills
Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, ArcMap, People Soft, and others
Chaparral EnergyOklahoma CitySenior Pipeline Manager01/2014 to Current
Coordinate the planning, auditing, development, documentation, and implementation of Chaparral Energy's Department of Transportation (DOT) pipeline safety programs including ensuring company compliance with DOT Part 192, Part 195 and all applicable state and federal compliance requirements.
Supervise, coordinate and manage direct reports (field foremen) and performance of operators and technicians to safely and efficiently operate and maintain a system of 250 miles of liquid CO2 Pipeline assets (pipelines and one pump station), and over 100 miles of idle pipelines slated for CO2 service.
Advise and consult with multiple levels of management to collect accurate information and ensure understanding and accurate implementation of pipeline safety program requirements.
Responsible for developing broad plans and programs and ensuring they are consistently implemented throughout the Midstream Department.
Access Midstream PartnersOklahoma City, OKSpecialist01/2012 to 01/2014
Assist and support Operations and the Pipeline Safety Department with planning, auditing, development, documentation, and implementation of Access Midstream Department of Transportation (DOT) pipeline safety programs including ensuring company compliance with DOT Part 192, Part 195 and all applicable state and federal compliance requirements.
Serves as the company's technical resource for understanding and complying with DOT Programs, industry standards, and federal and state codes; technical resource for 950 miles of regulated pipeline in nine states.
Collaborates with multiple levels of personnel to collect accurate information and ensure understanding and accurate implementation of pipeline safety program requirements.
Generated the audit process management that has been adopted Company-wide as the standard operating procedure.
United States Army ReservesMajor01/1998 to Current
Variety of leadership and support assignments in the United States Army Reserves in both peacetime and deployed billet.
Currently serve as a Battalion Executive Officer responsible for facilitating the day-to-day functions of more than 100 personnel and advising the commander on policy matters relative to Army Reserve Programs and specific mission of the unit.
Provide technical guidance to the Battalion staff in areas such as training, administration, personnel resource management, logistic management, and public relations.
Currently serving as Director of a 60 person organization.
Planned numerous multi-phased operations requiring substantial detail and coordinating; highly developed ability to solve problems and make decision.
Generated hundreds of reports, both written and oral to superiors, peers, and various other agencies.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Arts:Political Science2002Oklahoma State UniversityPolitical Science
Master of Arts:Military History2011American Military UniversityMilitary History
Piping Systems, Surface Production Operations, DOT Pipeline Safety Compliance, Strategic Management Course and basic measurement standards
Army, auditing, basic, budgeting, excellent communication, oral, Consulting, decision making, directing, documentation, Leadership, team leader, Director, Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, People Soft, personnel, presentation skills, problem solving, Procedure Development, process management, producing, public relations, quality, recruiting, Risk Management, Safety, Strategic Management, Transportation, type, written