North America Management Team

North America Management Team

Chuck Major

VP North America

Chuck Major brings over thirty years of finance and operational management experience to his role with Excellence Logging.  After beginning his career in public accounting providing tax and audit consulting for a variety of industries, he served as General Manager, Chief Financial Officer, Controller and Director of a privately held plastics manufacturer. Chuck most recently served as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Horizon Well Logging, LLC.  He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Accounting) from the University of Tulsa and is a lifetime member of the University of Tulsa Lettermen’s Association. Chuck is a Certified Public Accountant, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and a member of the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA).

J. J. Green

Finance Director – North America

J. J. Green joined Excellence Logging in September, 2018 as Finance Director North America. With 30 years of success in the oil and gas industry, he most recently served as Chief Accounting Officer for Legacy International Exploration and Production Corporation.  Before that, he held senior positions with Anadarko Petroleum, BP, and Noble as International Finance Director, North America Gas Assistant Controller, and Global Operations Controller, respectively.  J. J. holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Northeastern State University, a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Ryan Nostrud

Sales Manager Standard Surface Data Logging North America

Ryan Nostrud has nearly 20 years’ experience in account management and customer relations experience.  Starting as a project manager in the metal building industry before transitioning to the Oil and Gas Industry as an MWD Engineer with Weatherford International.  Ryan quickly moved through the ranks as an MWD Engineer becoming MWD Coordinator for Oklahoma and on to the role of Regional Account Manager. Upon joining Excellence Logging, formally Horizon Well Logging, LLC in 2010, his role was Business Development for new areas of operations.  In 2012 Ryan became the Central Division Manager and oversaw all company operations for Oklahoma and Texas, while still focusing on Business Development. Most recently Ryan has been Regional Account Manager for various areas before moving into his current role as Sales and Marketing Manger for North America.

Raechel Michaelis

General Manager Surface Data Logging (SDL), North America

Raechel Michaelis started her career in the Oil and Gas industry in 2013. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geosciences from Florida International University, where she gained a strong background in Hydrogeology working with the Southeastern Environmental Research Center and Army Corp of Engineers on various restorations projects in the Florida Everglades. Raechel continued to build upon her analytical field skills by accepting a Logging Geologist position with Horizon Well Logging, LLC. focusing on the Mississippi Lime Play in North-Central Oklahoma. Her drive and leadership skills accelerated her growth in to various management positions which allowed her to develop further knowledge of the Permian, Eagleford, DJ, and Appalachian basins, as well as other emerging plays in the Anadarko basin. Raechel now oversees the North American Surface Data Logging division, including managing Exlog’s Advance Gas Chromatography and Geochemistry projects in the U.S.

Blake Barnett

Well Intervention Manager North America

Blake Barnett has over thirty-six years of experience in the Oil & Gas Industry, starting in the wireline and intervention services.   After beginning his career with Otis Engineering, he moved to Lafayette and started Barnett Wireline in 1998 which then merged with Production Wireline.  Geoservies purchased Production Wireline in 2008. In 2012 Coretech Wireline was born and expanded in to multiple markets in the lower 48 to service slickline, Swabbing and Gyro services.  Blake most recently served as President of CoreTech Wireline Services, Inc. and is now the Production Services Manager for Excellence Logging in North America.