Keith joined the Escondido team in 2017 assuming oversight of drilling operations. He has more than 15 years of experience ranging from upstream to downstream with large cap public and private operators in a variety of operations roles across the lower 48 and Gulf Coast. Keith brought to the team a well-rounded breadth of experience for full lifecycle upstream asset development. His previous roles include numerous operations disciplines from upstream development planning, drilling, production, and infrastructure to downstream refinery and processing project management.
Keith grew up in South Texas and moved to Houston after earning his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University with a business minor. Keith and his wife have three daughters. His hobbies include college football, golf and other outdoor activities.