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oil company consultant

William Charles Goodin, American oil company consultant. Recipient Betty McWhorter award Denver chapter Desk & Derrick, 1979.

Background

Goodin, William Charles was born on September 18, 1917 in Louisville. Son of Edward C. and Bertha (Vorhies) Goodin.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, University Colorado, 1941.

Career

Owner, operator, Petroleum Information Corporation, Denver, 1946-1968;partner, vice president, Petroleum Information Corporation, subsidiary A.C. Nielsen Company, Denver, 1968-1975;president, Petroleum Information Corporation, subsidiary A.C. Nielsen Company, Denver, 1975-1979;Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, Petroleum Information Corporation, subsidiary A.C. Nielsen Company, Littleton, Colorado, 1979-1983;Chairman of the Board, Petroleum Information Corporation, subsidiary A.C. Nielsen Company, Littleton, Colorado, 1983-1986;consultant, since 1986. Member Colorado Oil and Gas Commission, 1972-1976, Interstate Oil Compact Commission.

Membership

Board directors Swedish Medical Center Foundation, Englewood, Colorado, 1979-1986, University Colorado Foundation, Inc., Boulder, 1983-1989. 1st Lieutenant Counter Intelligence Corps, Army of the United States, 1942-1946, Philippines, Korea. Member Rocky Mountain Oil and Gas Association (board directors since 1982), Denver Landmen's Association, Society Petroleum Engineers, American Association Petroleum Geologists, Rocky Mountain Petroleum Pioneers, Association Petroleum Writers, Indiana Petroleum Association Mountain States (Wildcatter of Year award 1987), Rocky Mountain Association Petroleum Geologists (honorary life).

Clubs: Denver Petroleum (board directors 1958-1962, vice president 1961, president 1962), Cherry Hills Country (Englewood, Colorado), Paradise Valley Country,, Phoenix, Garden of God's (Colorado Springs, Colorado), 25 Year Club of Petroleum Industry (Solvang, California).

Connections

Married Emily Ellen Percefull, September 8, 1946. Children: Sue Ellen Goodin Baird, Charles W.

father:
Edward C. Goodin

mother:
Bertha (Vorhies) Goodin

spouse:
Emily Ellen Percefull

child:
Sue Ellen Goodin Baird Goodin

child:
Charles W. Goodin