William J. Knights
Vice President and Senior Technical Advisor
M.S. in Geology, Texas Christian University, 1984; B.S. in Geology, Texas Christian University, 1981. Bill worked as an independent geologist, evaluating domestic and international exploration and development projects, before joining NSAI in 1991. Since 2002 he has had extensive experience in all the productive and emerging unconventional shale plays in the United States and Canada, and in many prospective unconventional plays internationally. He has been involved in the estimation and classification of hydrocarbon volumes from prospective and contingent resources through to proved, probable, and possible reserves in both unconventional and conventional reservoirs.