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John Randolph

Consultant Geophysicist

John has over 50 years of experience in the Oil and Gas Industry. In 2014-15, John provided consulting services in Villahermosa, Mexico assisting Pemex improve technical oversight for their exploration programs. During his lengthy career, John managed seismic data acquisition and processing activities, worked as a seismic interpreter, served as a geophysical project manager in Venezuela, performed the duties of Chief Geophysicist, and later General Manager of Exploration for a large independent company where he was responsible for the company’s exploration activities in the US, Latin America, the UK, Algeria, and China. While working as Chief Geophysicist, John was also responsible for training and career development activities.

John’s enjoys travel, biking, and hiking, and is an active supporter of the arts. John also taught scuba diving classes for oil and gas professionals for many years.

John has been an active member of the SEG & AAPG for his entire career. He and his wife, Cheri, maintain residences in Houston and in New Orleans.


M.S. in Business Administration
B.Sc. in Physics and Mathematics