David Reid, VP – E&P technology & business of National Oilwell Varco, was elected IADC vice president of the drilling & well servicing division at the association’s Directors Meeting on 4 March. Additionally, Beth Gordon, controller for Diamond Offshore, was elected secretary-treasurer.
As NOV’s VP – E&P technology & business, Mr Reid is responsible for developing corporate business interaction with strategic E&P companies. Since he joined Varco International 17 years ago, he has been widely recognized for his contributions to the drilling industry. He is the chairman of the IADC Advanced Rig Technology Committee and is an active member of the SPE Drilling Systems Automation Technical Interest Group.
IADC elects VP of drilling & well servicing division, secretary-treasurer
Ms Gordon has served as controller for Diamond Offshore for the last nine years. She graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Houston and has been a CPA since 1982. She currently chairs the IADC’s Accounting Issues/Procedures committee.