Mr. Jones is Operations Manager for Nickel Road Operating, LLC. Mr. Jones has drilling, completion, and production experience in both unconventional and conventional Rockies Oil & Gas assets including the Williston Basin, San Juan Basin, and Green River Basin. Most recently from 2017 to 2019, he was completions and production engineer for Jonah Energy, LLC managing horizontal and vertical Green River Basin completions and over 150MMCFD in gas production. Prior to joining Jonah Energy, from 2014 to 2017, he was a drilling engineer for XTO Energy managing multiple drilling rigs in the Williston Basin as well as exploratory CBM drilling programs in the San Juan Basin.
Mr. Jones received a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering with Honors and a Minor in Economics from the Colorado School of Mines as well as an MBA from the University of Colorado, Denver. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, American Association of Drilling Engineers, and Colorado Golf Association.