Senior Vice President, Engineering
Rowland is Senior Vice President, Engineering of Alta Mar Energy, LLC. He was previously Senior Vice President, Engineering for Venari Resources, LLC, where he led a staff responsible for technical and economic evaluations, reserve reporting, development planning and reservoir modeling in the Gulf of Mexico. Rowland spent 12 years with Nexen Petroleum U.S.A. Inc., where he held positions in deep water exploration engineering, appraisal and planning management, and as vice president for technical assurance. He started his career at ARCO and held progressive reservoir, operations and analytical engineering roles in Alaska, the Middle East and Brazil. Rowland earned a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Stanford University. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.