Mr. Smith joined Pinnergy in 2011 and brings over 40 years of experience in oilfield sales and services. He began his career in Houston with Milchem Drilling Fluids in 1975 as a drilling mud engineer. Mr. Smith advanced to Regional Sales and later represented Patterson Rental Tools in City Sales. In 1984, he relocated to Mobile, Alabama, and worked for nine years with Mather Mud Company in distribution and sales. Mr. Smith began concentrating on the E&P waste and disposal industry in 1993 when he moved back to Houston to join Newpark Environmental. In 2000, he became part of the Environmental Treatment Team, a subsidiary of Superior Energy Services, as Vice President of Sales. He graduated from Louisiana State University in 1975 with a degree in General Studies.