Dan Paul Smith
Senior Vice President / Executive Committee
B.S. in Petroleum Engineering, Mississippi State University, 1973. Dan joined NSAI in 1980. He had previously been a Senior Petroleum Engineer with Pennzoil Producing Company and a Project Engineer with Exxon Company, U.S.A. Dan has led conventional engineering studies in the United States, Mexico, South America, Western and Northern Africa, and Australia. He also has significant coalbed methane experience including multiple domestic projects in the Black Warrior, San Juan, Raton, Uinta, and Powder River Basins and international projects in Switzerland, Czech Republic, Israel, China, Mexico, and Australia.