RANDY LARKINCEO/President Read Bio
RANDY LARKIN CEO/President Randy joined Charger Energy Services with more than 30 years’ experience in the oil and gas midstream and energy services industries. Throughout his career, he has held numerous key positions in engineering, project management, manufacturing, sales, business development, senior and executive management positions. Prior to Charger Energy Services, he served in various executive sales, business development and technical roles for Allied Equipment, CCI Energy Services, and Custom Compression Systems. As Vice President of Business Development and Engineering for E2 Energy Services, a former affiliate of Enlink Midstream, he was responsible for both commercial development and engineering design of various midstream facility projects in the Permian, Utica and Marcellus shale plays exceeding $350M capital infrastructure. He has worked at both private and publicly held organizations including Production Operators, Compressor Systems, and Natural Gas Services Group. He is a graduate from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
THAD ASHCRAFTVice President of Operations Read Bio
THAD ASHCRAFT Vice President of Operations Thad joined Charger Energy Services in September 2019 and currently serves as Vice President of Engineering and Operations. During his 30-year career in the oil and gas industry, Thad has served in leadership positions for Warren Petroleum, Dynegy, Hess Corporation, Chesapeake Energy, NGL Energy Partners and Targa Resources. His experience includes business development, crude oil gathering, gas gathering, processing, treating, fractionation, underground storage, sulfur recovery, acid gas injection and facility operations. Thad holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Oklahoma.
GABY VILLEGASVice President of Engineering Read Bio
GABY VILLEGAS Vice President of Engineering Gaby joined Charger Energy Services with more than 15 years’ experience in the oil & gas industry. Her experience includes debottleneck studies, plant design, project management, commissioning and start up. Before joining Charger, Gaby was the Director of Gas Processing for Stakeholder Midstream, where she led the installation of a $150MM gas processing facility in Yoakum County, TX. Her previous experience includes 10 years with Ortloﬀ Engineers in various process engineering roles. As a consulting partner for Heroes Energy Solutions, Gaby assisted several Midstream companies in debottlenecking studies, plant designs, commissioning and startups.
BRIAN WATTSDirector of Project Development Read Bio
BRIAN WATTS Director of Project Development Brian joined Charger Energy Services at its inception in September 2019 with over 8 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry. During his career, he has served in leadership positions for Valerus, SNC-Lavalin, and Joule Processing. His experience includes business development, project development, engineering, managing project financials, leading teams and building and commissioning complex equipment packages across two continents. Brian holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University.
NEAL MCHONEDirector of Technical Services & HSE Read Bio
NEAL MCHONE Director of Technical Services & HSE Neal has more than 39 years’ experience in the oil & gas industry. Before joining Charger, Neal was Director of Field Services, QA & HSE for Joule Processing, LLC. His previous experience includes upstream, midstream and downstream operations, construction, fabrication, QAQC & HSE. He also brings experience in PSM, DOT, non- DOT plants and pipeline installation, maintenance and operations including balance of plant start up and commissioning. He has a degree in Industrial Instrumentation DCS -Distributed Control systems and Solar Turbines Installation, Operations and Maintenance. He is currently a Qualified Veriforce/PEC Safety Instructor.
JUSTIN TOONEDirector of Business Development
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JOHN HUNTField & Technical Services Manager Read Bio
JOHN HUNT Field & Technical Services Manager John Hunt joined Charger Energy Services with over 5 years of oil and gas experience. He started his career installing and troubleshooting production automation equipment. In late 2016 he moved to Reset Energy and took over field operations including start up and commissioning services. He is experienced in coordinating and completing warranty and troubleshooting on amine treaters, TEG units and condensate stabilizers.
JENNA YOUNGSales & Marketing Coordinator Read Bio
JENNA YOUNG Sales & Marketing Coordinator Jenna joined Charger Energy Services with over 9 years managerial experience in two separate industries. In each industry, she assisted in the growth and development of her teams while ensuring customer satisfaction. She has always put the safety of her team above all else. Jenna grew up in the Permian Basin and is thrilled to bring her current skills to Charger Energy Services. She is a graduate of Texas A&M University.
4308 E. County Rd. 45
Midland, Texas 79705
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Midland, TX 79708
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