During his 23 years with Union Texas Petroleum, Joel Empie served in many capacities, including staff geologist; general manager, exploration and production; vice president, U.S. exploration; and vice president, exploration (worldwide). When Empie retired in 1996, he was vice president and senior exploration advisor. UTP is a U.S.-based independent oil and gas company with worldwide operations.
BS in geology
Former vice president and senior exploration advisor, Union Texas Petroleum