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Licensed Professional Geologist with expertise in providing policy, regulatory, and technical guidance and deliverables for clients with energy production needs. Experience focused on Rockies basins for conventional and unconventional oil and gas and disposal/injection wells for enhanced recovery, water disposal, and carbon sequestration.


Areas worked: Powder River, DJ, Greater Green River, Bighorn, Wind River, Uinta, North Park, Pieceance and several other US basins.





Licensed PG #3894, Wyoming Board of Professional Geologists

Regulatory Drilling and Spacing units, Federal exploratory units, Waterflood feasibility and unitization, Disposal and Injection  wells (vertical and horizontal, Class I and Class II), Carbon capture and storage permitting (Class II and VI), Mineral estate evaluations, Expert testimony and support for interaction with State and Federal Agencies

Prospects and Mineral Sales Lease package geology and marketing materials

Operations Wellbore planning, geoprog creation, and support/oversight for drilling

Technologies Petra, ArcGIS, Illustrator, Microsoft Office Products, Google Earth Pro, state and federal regulatory websites





Windy Mountain Energy, Rockies Region                                                                               

2020 – Present, Consulting Geologist


Goolsby, Finley and Associates, LLC, Casper, WY

2013 – 2020, Consulting Geologist

2010 – 2013, Junior Geologist/Technician


Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, Casper, WY

2007-2010, Completions and Mapping Technician





American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa, OK

Sections Leadership Committee Chair 

Rocky Mountain Members in Transition Committee 

National Teacher of the Year Committee 

2018 National Conference Social Co-Chair


Rocky Mountain Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Rockies

5 Year Term on Leadership Board

Section Conference Student Affairs and Awards Chair

Section Conference Sponsorship Co-Chair

Wyoming Geological Association, Casper, WY

7 Years on Leadership Board

Chair of two Field Conferences, including four-day bus trip to Yellowstone

Sponsorship Chair for numerous events

Casper College, Casper, WY

Assistant Instructor for Advanced Geologic Computing




Utah State University, Logan, UT

Graduate Geology Coursework


Casper College, Casper, WY

47 credit hours to qualify for Professional Geologist licensure testing


Hiram College, Hiram, OH
B.A. Environmental Studies with concentration in GIS, Management minor

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