North America Management Team

North America Management Team

Philip Agnew

VP North America

Philip has 29 years of experience leading companies through a variety of complex global oil & gas projects across multiple industry verticals. Most recently, he was SVP & CTO at Parker Drilling where his responsibilities spanned both operational and corporate functions, as well as M&A assessments and integration. Prior to that, Philip was President of Aker MH, Inc where he transformed and grew the business more than six-fold during his tenure. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Project Development at Signal International where he was responsible for all project management and project control functions for five rig repair and construction yards. Philip started his career at Brown and Root and held successive roles at Interface Consulting, TDI-Halter and Schlumberger Sedco Forex. He holds a B. S. degree in engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and is pursuing an M.B.A. at McCombs (UT-Austin).

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.