MICHAEL DONOVAN

11560 CR 137

FLINT, TEXAS 75762

903-894-3306 (H), 903-571-0356 (C)

mjd@jes-engineer.com

 

EXPERIENCE

 

OCT 96 - PRESENT Senior Geologist, James E. Smith & Associates, Inc., Tyler, Texas.

Responsibilities: Evaluation of oil and gas production, injection, and disposal wells and

prospects; Preparation of reserves and economic evaluation/forecasting; Petrophysical analysis;

Open hole and cased hole well log evaluation; Well planning and design; Supervision of

wellsite mudlogging & wireline services; Reservoir modeling and simulation; 2D/3D seismic

interpretation and evaluation; Digital reservoir structure/isopach & land mapping; Data

handling and management; Preparation of digital graphics, schematics and exhibits; Computer

software/hardware planning & support; Historical well/field data retrieval and analysis;

Research and preparation of various oil & gas regulatory forms and applications; Preparation of

contingency plans & spill prevention plans; Expert testimony; Litigation support.

 

FEB 96 - OCT 96 Field Engineer, Halliburton Energy Services, Tyler, Texas.

Responsibilities: Operation and maintenance of computers, wireline trucks, and associated

electronic and mechanical equipment involved in oil and gas wellsite operations; Direct

involvement with customer to provide safe, accurate, and efficient operation of wellsite

services; Safety, transportation, handling, and operation of radioactive, explosive, and corrosive

materials; Management, safety, and training of wireline crews; Management and safety of H2S,

CO2, and high-pressure wellsite operations.

 

SEP 94 - FEB 96 Wireline Engineer, Heritage Wireline Inc., Tyler, Texas.

Responsibilities: Operation and maintenance of wireline logging and perforating trucks, tools,

and associated equipment involved in oil and gas wellsite operations; Management of wireline

crews; Safety, transportation, handling, and operation of radioactive and explosive materials;

Explosive inventory control; direct involvement with customer to provide safe and accurate

wellsite services; Safety during high-pressure operations.

 

MAR 91 - MAR 94 Senior Field Engineer, Schlumberger Well Service, Hobbs, New Mexico.

Responsibilities: Technical operation and maintenance of sophisticated computer and

associated electronic equipment involved in oil and gas wellsite services; Direct involvement

with customer to provide accurate analysis and presentation of recorded data and mechanical

services; District Safety Engineer in charge of health, safety, and environmental training,

regulation, and compliance; Management, safety, and training of wireline crews; Safety,

transportation, handling, and operation of radioactive, explosive, and corrosive materials;

Quarterly testing of pressure control equipment; Documentation of all performed operations.

 

EDUCATION

DEC 90 Bachelors of Science in Geology, (Minor: Mathematics) at Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX

Deans List for Academic Excellence.

V.L. Yeats Scholarship, (2) Chevron Scholarships, (2) Geosciences Scholarships.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS/ ORGANIZATIONS

AUG 03 - PRESENT Licensed Professional Geoscientist - Geology State of Texas #3575

SEP 88 - PRESENT American Association of Petroleum Geologists

JAN 97 - PRESENT East Texas Geological Society

OCT 97 PRESENT Society of Professional Well Log Analysts

SEP 89 - MAY 90 Vice-President, Student Chapter, AAPG

SEP 88 - MAY 90 Vice-President, Sigma Gamma Epsilon, (Earth Sciences Honor Society)