PLRM Graduates

Western State Colorado University, the Department of Business, Accounting, and Economics, and the Professional Land and Resource Management program is proud of these individuals!

2013 PLRM Graduates

Ian Gilchrist

Graduation Date: December, 2013
Hometown: Evergreen, Colorado
Personal Profile: Pragmatic, realistic, and creative environmentalist with a business-like approach to the world's growing energy issues. Appears with out of the box solutions and pays attention to fine details. Brings efficient creativity to the industry. 
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Joseph Kupernik

Graduation Date: December 2013
Hometown: Arvada, Colorado
Personal Profile: Hardworking with a strong sense of stewardship, and an ability to see the big picture without leaving out the important details.
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Stephanie Moore

Graduation Date: December, 2013
Hometown: Boulder, Colorado
Personal Profile: High stake environments welcomed and handled with humility and urgency.
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John Pieper

Graduation Date: December, 2013
Hometown: Hotchkiss, Colorado
Personal Profile: Aggressive, yet patient, leader focused on details and results. Experienced team member working from the bottom up who takes pride in providing value and building relationships.

Zachary Seal

Graduation Date: May, 2013
Hometown: Crested Butte, Colorado
Personal Profile: Works with ambition and integrity. Focused on constant improvement of self and serving others well and with consistency.
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Edmund Seymour

Graduation Date: December, 2013
Hometown: Upstate, New York
Personal Profile: An innate leader, ready to take my experiences as a decision maker in both the public and private sectors to the energy industry.

David Sugnet

Graduation Date: December 2013

Elizabeth Umana

Graduation Date: December, 2013
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Personal Profile: Trustworthy multidimensional leader who is driven and able to adapt to any situation in order to balance day to day tasks with a tendency to over-deliver. Employs all available resources to their fullest to drive efficiency and provide creative solutions. 

A mediator that motivates and promotes a positive working environment.

2012 PLRM Graduates

2011 PLRM Graduates

Fall 2011

Jessica Jean Benson
Internship: Whiting Petroleum Corporation
Currently employed: Whiting Petroleum Corp., in Denver, CO

Thomas Andrew Blake 
Internship: O.G.M. Land Company

Nick Haffner
Currently employed: Noble Energy, Inc.

Chris Justiz

Spring 2011

Bronson Barrett

James Barwis

Natalie J. Ehlers
Vice President of Western State’s Association of Professional Landmen (WAPL). 
Internship: Klingsmith and Associates and EnCana.

Peter J. Garbee

Austin Harper
Internship: Colorado State Land Board. 

Andrew Long
Internship: Western Land Services

William Troy McCoy
Internship: Western Land Services, Williston, ND

Airrie Robinson

Michael Sobecki
Internship: Foundation Energy, LLC. 

Alex Wieczorek

Richard Willis

Marshall Wollum
President of the Western Association of Professional Landmen.
Intern: Noble Energy Inc.
Currently Employed: Marathon

2010 Graduates

Miles E. Acinger
Currently employed by KDM Petro Management, LLC., in Bismarck, ND.

Austin Lee Carpenter
Currently employed: Noble Energy, Inc in Denver, CO (Platteville).

Tucker Hanlon
Intern for Texas American Resources Company. 
Currently employed: Noble Energy, Inc., in Denver, CO.

Ryan Kruthaupt
Currently employed: Western Land Services, Inc., in Sheridan, WY.

Rachel Lenox
Internship: Aurora Energy Solutions
Currently employed:  by Border Resources, Inc., in Bismarck, ND.

Andrew Whitehead
Currently employed: Western Land Services, Inc., in Sheridan, WY.

Luke Whitehead
Currently employed: Western Land Services, Inc., in Sheridan, WY.

Travis Barrett

Cameron Burney 

Chance Chase 

Tom Crouch

Jon Delzer

Grant Dykstra

Kyle Francis

Daniel George

Dodge Holliday

Jordan Mattson

Nate McCorkell

Cory Neighbors

Marc Watkins

 Kiel Parkinson

2009 Graduates

Mr. Brian Cribari
Interned at: Cirque Resources, Denver, CO.
EnCana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc., in Denver, CO.  
Currently employed by Anshutz Energy Corp. in Denver, CO.

Matt Buckles

David Kendrick 

 Shawn Kendrick

 Sarai Martinez

 Erin Nelson

Hans Schuster

Breanna Bardarson
Currently employed: Lonewolf Energy in Billings, MT.

Robert Eichel

 Anna Hudson

Michael Kuledge

 Joshua Macak

Stephen Newman

Jason Parker

Doug Pearlman

Carlos Pietri

Robby Richardson

Neil Samples

Brian Tschider