Leadership Team

Shane Hooker

Shane Hooker

Chief Executive Officer

Shane Hooker is a Professional Engineer with more than 24 years of energy services experience in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. A member of The Association of Professional Engineers, Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) and Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Shane holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Calgary and an Advanced Executive Certificate in General Management from Queen's University.

Murray Bickley

Murray Bickley

President

Murray Bickley has 26 years of experience in the energy services industry in Canadian and International markets. Murray has held several senior leadership roles in operations, sales and strategic marketing over the course of his career including senior positions with one of the largest energy services firms in the world.

Leonard Cornez

Leonard Cornez

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Leonard Cornez brings more than 35 years of experience in energy and related professional services to the company. Leonard has held the position of CFO in several international energy service companies and has served on the Board of Directors for a number of Canadian public and private corporations. Leonard is a Chartered Accountant (Alberta) and a Certified Public Accountant (Illinois).

Darcy Kardash

Darcy Kardash

Vice President, Operations

With more than 25 years of experience in the energy services industry, Darcy Kardash has held management roles in cementing, coiled tubing and fracturing along with leadership roles in engineering and operations. Darcy has a Bachelor of Engineering (Geological) degree from the University of Saskatchewan.

Jeff Spence

Jeff Spence

Vice President, Engineering

Jeff Spence is a Professional Engineer who brings 17 years of experience in the energy services industry. Jeff is a member of The Association of Professional Engineers, Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) and Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), and has a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Alberta.

Melanie Nahayowski

Melanie Nahayowski

Director, Client Solutions

Melanie Nahayowski is a Professional Engineer with 18 years of experience in the energy services industry. Melanie is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers, Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), and the Canadian Heavy Oil Association (CHOA). Melanie holds two Bachelor of Science degrees in Biological Sciences and Petroleum Engineering from the University of Alberta.

Sam Okasha

Sam Okasha

Director, Corporate Services

With more than 20 years of information technology experience that extends across energy services, property management, pharmaceutical, and manufacturing industries, Sam Okasha has spent the last decade in the energy service sector. As Director of Corporate Services, Sam oversees human resources, information technology, talent management, and other administrative functions of the company. Sam earned his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering and his Master’s degree in Software Engineering from the University of Texas Arlington. Sam also holds an Executive Management Certificate from Sloan School of Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Rob Toth

Rob Toth

Director, Fleet & Facilities

Rob Toth brings 25 years of experience in the energy services industry and has served in a variety of roles including sales, capital asset management, human resources, software development and operations. Rob holds a Bachelor of Management Degree with Distinction from the University of Lethbridge.