Vast knowledge of oil and gas operations as well as current state, federal and local laws, rules and regulations
In-depth understanding of the business drivers, strategic priorities and resource needs of Rocky Mountain region,  Bakken, Delaware, Permian oil and gas operations
Regulatory, environmental, operations planning & permitting  of small &  large-scale oil and gas development drilling programs in multiple basins throughout Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Texas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana , New Mexico, Oklahoma, & Louisiana.
High level of interpersonal skills that allows collaborative work with company executives, managers, and operational teams 
Proven history of project execution and strategic development planning
Strong ability to identify areas of need and to make recommendations for corrective actions 
Highly motivated with proven history of leading successful teams
Extensive network of oil and gas companies, industry trade organizations, government representatives, and agency officials