KEY PERSONNEL QUALIFICATIONS


Russell Southerland – President/Owner

Russell acquired West Texas Water Well in December of 2013 from Robert E Collis who owned West Texas Water Well Service from July 1977 to December 2013.  Russell is a licensed water well driller and master pump installer who has been in this industry for over 32 years.  He has been involved with all phases of our operation including field work, sales, design, installation and bidding.

 
Butch Perkins
Butch has worked in the pump industry for the past 40 years, involved in manufacturing, installation and sales.  Through this period he has been employed by Big T Pump, Johnston Pumps, F.E. Myers and Fairbanks Morse prior to coming to West Texas Water Well in 1986. During this period, Butch has been involved with the design and installation of large, deep well turbine pumps and submersibles, many of which involved unusual or difficult installations.


Doug Shields – Project Manager
Doug has worked with West Texas Water Well Service for over 20 years and has been involved with all phases of our operation including field work, sales, design, installation and bidding.

 
Ronnie Keith – Drilling Superintendent
Ronnie has been continuously employed with West Texas Water Well as a driller and currently as a Drilling Superintendent since 1990. Prior to that time he was employed in the oil industry for Stockton Packer.  Ronnie has drilled in excess of 1,000 wells and is a licensed to drill in the states of Texas and New Mexico.  He has drilled a significant number of wells in the El Paso area, the Permian Basin, Austin, and the Texas panhandle area, as well as areas all over New Mexico.


David Gann – Drilling Superintendent
David has been employed with West Texas Water Well Service as a driller and is currently a Drilling Superintendent.  David has
drilled in excess of 1,000 wells and is licensed to drill in the states of Texas and New Mexico.  He has drilled a significant number of wells in the El Paso area, the Permian Basin, Austin, and the Texas panhandle area, as well as areas of New Mexico.


David Munoz – Manager Lovington Office
David is a licensed pump setter with over 20 years of experience setting large line shaft and submersible pumps throughout Texas and New Mexico.


Rory Roach - Master Driller/Master Pump Setter
Rory has been with West Texas Water Well Service since May of 1999.  Rory is a master driller and master pump setter and very knowledgeable in equipment  maintenance of all equipment owned and operated by West Texas Water Well Service.


Bryan Kramer - Sales

Bryan brings 23 years of sales experience to West Texas Water Well Service. He has been with the company for 2 years and continues to develop lasting customer relationships.