A Record of Excellence

S.T.L. Resources has combined the technical, operational and strategic expertise from some of the most prolific and seasoned operators in the region

  • Our collective experience developed over 5 Tcf of gas reserves
  • Instrumental in the evolution of the unconventional plays in the Appalachian Basin
  • Our team is composed members with diverse experience in major and established companies, independent firms, and small, yet enterprising start-ups
  • Participated in over 2000 unconventional wells being drilled
  • Involved in the acquisition and management of more than 500,000 acres
Dan Billman
SENIOR GEOLOGICAL ADVISOR

Mr. Billman has over 30 years experience in the Appalachian Basin with the last 26 as a consulting geologist and President of Billman Geologic Consultants, Inc.  Multiple independent E&P’s (from “Mom and Pops” to large independents), mid-majors and supermajors with assets in the Appalachian Basin consistently seek geological counsel from Mr. Billman.  Most notably, he worked closely with the Rice family as consultant and senior geologic advisor as Rice Energy Inc. acquired its initial acreage positions in the Appalachian Basin. Mr. Billman worked with the Rice family, early, in building what became a force in the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays.  Prior to independent consulting, he worked as an exploration and development geologist for private/independent oil & gas companies, Mark Resources Corporation and Eastern States Exploration Company.  Mr. Billman is a registered Professional Geologist (PG) in the state of Pennsylvania and an American Association of Petroleum Geologist, Certified Petroleum Geologist (CPG). He has extensive experience in both unconventional (shales, tight gas sandstones and coal bed methane) and conventional development and exploration plays in the Appalachian Basin. Mr. Billman holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology from the University of Toledo (Ohio) and a Master of Science in Geology from West Virginia University.

William Dressel
FOUNDER & MANAGING PRINCIPAL
William Hayward
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
John Laningham
LAND & CONTRACT MANAGER
Ian Lucas
GEOSCIENCE MANAGER
Seth Rodriguez
ASSET MANAGER
Greg Seibert
DIRECTOR OF COMPLETIONS, DRILLING AND OPERATIONS
Brian Van der Waag
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER