Kevin is a geologist and part owner of J&M Energy. Kevin received his bachelor’s in geology from Central Michigan University, his master’s in geology from Louisiana State University, and his Master’s in Business Administration from University of North Carolina. Kevin worked for Chevron for 7 years before starting J&M Energy with Andy. Kevin’s time at Chevron included 5 years in working on unconventional reservoirs, including the Collingwood, and 2 years doing Reserves analysis on Chevron’s assets worldwide. Kevin has experience in reservoir characterization (conventional and unconventional), asset development, oil and gas exploration, seismic interpretation, and Reserves classification.
Andy Maness is a licensed Professional Engineer and part owner of J&M Energy. Andy received a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Michigan. Prior to oil and gas, Andy worked 6+ years in industrial and commercial construction management. Andy has worked in the oil and gas industry for over 3 years and is the third generation of his family to work in the oil and gas industry. During those 3+ years Andy has focused on petroleum engineering work, including petrophysics, field studies, economic evaluations using PHDWin, and feasibility studies.