Michael is a founding partner of Emergency Site Protection, LLC and a graduate of Texas A&M University with a degree in Petroleum Engineering. He is also a registered professional engineer in the State of Texas. Michael brings over 30 years of diverse experience in the upstream energy sector from locations around the world. He has worked in North America, South America, the North Sea, Northern Europe, the Middle East, India and Australia. Michael has worked both on and offshore and has held wide-ranging positions, from being a safety officer in charge of an oil company’s safety program, to holding various petroleum engineering positions with major international oil companies, to acting as the Chief Operating Officer for an independent oil company, as well as maintaining a consulting engineering practice. Michael also teaches others as an instructor for petroleum industry classes. Michael’s diverse experience allows him to understand the unique challenges of today’s oil and gas operations and helps to bring innovative solutions to the oil business.
Daryl, a founding partner of Emergency Site Protection, LLC, is a second generation Petroleum Engineering graduate from The University of Texas at Austin. Not including time spent observing his father, he has over 30 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry. Daryl worked his way through college as a roughneck, both on and offshore. After graduating, he worked as a petroleum consultant for numerous South Texas oil companies. While a consultant, he owned and operated a well testing company for 15 years before returning to consulting alone.
Working from the ground up has given Daryl the insight necessary to truly understand the everyday realities of life and business in the oil field.