Operations Team

Ryan Harkins | Vice President of Engineering

Mr. Harkins' team manages all gathering and compression capital projects for Tall Oak including the buildout of gathering and compression assets under Tall Oak I. He has over 13 years of industry experience while managing over $900 million of capital projects throughout the Mid-Continent, Barnett and Marcellus basins.  

Ronnie Anderson | Superintendent, Operations

Mr. Anderson manages all field operations for Tall Oak. Under Tall Oak I, he built a team of over 30 field personnel in less than 18 months and led his team to zero reportable environmental incidents and a best-in-class safety record over the same period. Mr. Anderson has worked throughout the United States in the midstream industry for over 16 years and has spent eight years in the Mid-Continent including the Arkoma Basin.

Richard Bryant | Superintendent, Construction

Mr. Bryant's responsibilities include managing the construction of all Tall Oak pipeline assets.  His team constructed and commissioned over 425 miles of pipeline assets in the Mid-Continent under Tall Oak I in less than 18 months.  Mr. Bryant has worked in the midstream industry for over 17 years including the Haynesville, all across the Mid-Continent, and the Utica and Marcellus regions.

Jim Starr | Director, Technical Services

Mr. Starr and his team manage the engineering and construction of processing plants for Tall Oak.  His team constructed two grassroots cryogenic processing plants and one NRU for a total capacity of 175 MMSCFD in just 16 months. Mr. Starr has over 30 years of industry experience including 16 years in midstream managing capital projects in the Haynesville, Eagle Ford and Niobrara basins.