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Petroleum engineer

John Edward Skopak, American petroleum engineer. Certified principle-centered leadership facilitator. Solicitor, United Way, Midland, 1994-1996; coach basketball, soccer and baseball Young Men’s Christian Association Youth Program, Midland, 1994-1996. Member Society Petroleum Engineers (board directors, vice chairman 1996-1997, chairman 1997-1998).

Background

Skopak, John Edward was born on February 16, 1958 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. Son of Edward and Louise (Byl) Skopak.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering, West Virginia University, 1980.

Career

Production engineer, Conoco Inc., Midland, Texas, 1981-1987;supervising engineer, Conoco Inc., Hobbs, New Mexico, 1988-1989;supervising engineer, Conoco Inc., Oklahoma City, 1990-1992;exploitation supervisor, Conoco Inc., Midland, 1992-1994;asset supervisor San Juan Basin, Conoco Inc., Midland, 1994-1998;leader safety, health, environmental and regulatory, Conoco Inc., Lafayette, Louisiana, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Certified principle-centered leadership facilitator.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Religion

By Christ living within, and by the powerful work of the Holy Spirit, people can inadequately yet genuinely love and live in the spirit of God’s commands.

Politics

God, in His permissive will, may allow political leaders, both in biblical times and the present day, to enact policies that are opposed to His revealed will.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Solicitor, United Way, Midland, 1994-1996. Coach basketball, soccer and baseball Young Men’s Christian Association Youth Program, Midland, 1994-1996. Member Society Petroleum Engineers (board directors, vice chairman 1996-1997, chairman 1997-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, coaching, New York Rangers.

Connections

Married Nancy Gail Griffin, July 24, 1982. Children: Kimberly Gail, Matthew Edward.

father:
Edward Skopak

mother:
Louise (Byl) Skopak

spouse:
Nancy Gail Griffin

child:
Kimberly Gail Skopak

child:
Matthew Edward Skopak