Mr. Burdick began his oil and gas career in 1988 at the field level, in the operations service sector. He held various positions in the fields of well stimulation, geophysics, and pipeline/facility construction. This experience was garnered in the Alberta and British Columbia portions of the WCSB.In 2004 he received a B.Sc. Civil Engineering (Structural) and began his engineering career with Peyto. He spent his first year working in Peyto's field operations where he established a strong fundamental understanding of field operations and developed a solid rapport with Peyto's current field leadership group. After moving into Peyto's Calgary office in 2005, Mr. Burdick has continued to develop his experience across many facets of operations and has successfully helped build the production operations group into an effective and cohesive team.
Mr. Curran joined Peyto Exploration in 2006 following various international and domestic drilling and completion assignments with Chevron Corporation and Apache Resources. Mr. Curran began his career in the field as a Drilling and Completion Supervisor following his completion of a B.Sc. degree in Mechanical engineering from the University of Calgary (1995).
Mr. Gee joined Peyto in 2001 as the VP Engineering and succeeded Don Gray as President of Peyto Energy Trust in 2006. He assumed the role of CEO on Jan. 1, 2007. Mr Gee received a BSc in Mechanical Engineering in 1989 from the University of Alberta and worked as a Professional Engineer for Petro Canada, Anderson Exploration, Renaissance Energy and Husky in the past in various reservoir and exploitation engineering roles.
Jean-Paul (JP) Lachance has been a practicing engineer in Albertas oil patch since 1991 in various roles including facilities, production, reservoir engineering, and resource management. Prior to joining Peyto in 2011, Mr. Lachance worked with Chevron, Marathon, Esprit, and most recently as VP Engineering of Prospex Resources Ltd. building their Albertas Deep Basin asset base. Mr. Lachance is a professional engineer with a B.Sc. (Civil Engineering) from the University of Waterloo.
Mr. Louie has been involved in oil and gas as a Landman since 1987. Prior to joining Peyto in January 2012, Mr. Louie held various Land related positions at Norcen Energy, Rigel Oil & Gas, AEC West / EnCana, Flowing Energy and most recently as Land Manager for Daylight Energy. Mr. Louie has a Bachelor of Commerce in Petroleum Land Management from the University of Calgary.
Mr. Robinson has been involved in Canada and the U.S. in areas of production and reservoir engineering since 1984, working three years in Denver for a major followed by 10 years for a major in Canada. Formerly VP Operations for Pinnacle Resources and one of four principles and VP Engineering and Operations for Taurus Exploration, a successful private Canadian oil and gas company. Mr. Robinson joined Peyto in 2004. Mr. Robinson has a B.S.(Honors) Chemistry, University of Denver, and an M.S. Chemical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines graduating top of the class in both programs.
David Thomas has been exploring and exploiting a wide variety of natural gas properties in Albertas Deep Basin and the Peace River since 1991. Prior to joining Peyto in 2006 as Senior Staff Geologist, Mr Thomas amassed an impressive amount of total production gains (186 mmcf/d) over a 15 year period working for Anadarko Canada, Union Pacific Resources, and Norcen Energy Resources. Mr Thomas has his MSc Geol (University of Minnesota) and BSc Hnrs Geol from Carleton University of Ottawa.
Chartered Accountant, has been working in accounting since 1993, former Controller at Peyto , B. Comm. University of Calgary.