D. Ronald Harrell (SPE)
AIME Mineral Economics Award in 2009
Mr. Harrell is a Petroleum Engineering graduate of Louisiana Tech University and continues as Chairman Emeritus of Ryder Scott Company, LP. He relinquished the CEO position in 2005 and retired as Chairman in May 2006.
Ron remains active in the industry in several capacities and serves on 6 Boards of Directors including corporations, universities and not-for-profit organizations. He is a Senior Advisor to RSK(UK)LTD.
Past SPE awards include the Legion of Honor (2007), Gulf Coast Section Reservoir Description and Dynamics Award (2007), SPE Distinguished Member Award (2007). He served as a Distinguished Lecturer in 2007-2008 delivering 34 lectures in 17 countries.