Lisa is based out of Denver, Colorado. Ms. Gusek has over 30 years of exploration, exploitation and development experience as a petroleum geologist, primarily focused on the Rocky Mountain region. During her career, Ms. Gusek has specialized in evaluating potential acquisitions, drilling prospects and leasehold opportunities.
Prior to joining Eagle River, Ms. Gusek was a contract geologist with NP Energy Services where she evaluated multiple acquisition opportunities in the Powder River, San Juan, Uinta, Green River and DJ basins.
From 2015 to 2017, Ms. Gusek worked for Caerus Oil & Gas as their lead geologist over the DJ basin. She was responsible for evaluating acquisitions in the DJ, Williston, Powder River and East Texas basins. Ms. Gusek was a senior geologist with Castleton Commodities International prior to joining Caerus Oil & Gas. Here she was responsible for evaluating potential acquisitions throughout the Rocky Mountain region and East Texas. From 1998 to 2012, Ms. Gusek was based in Farmington, New Mexico where she worked as a senior geologist for DJ Simmons, Inc. and Synergy Operating identifying and evaluating potential acquisitions in the San Juan, Paradox and Green River basins.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Gusek worked for Basin Exploration, Gerrity Oil & Gas and Martin Exploration with a primary focus on the DJ and Powder River basins. She played an integral part in the early development of the Niobrara and Codell in Wattenberg Field and along the western flank of the DJ basin.
Ms. Gusek received her BS in Oceanography from Humboldt State University and her MBA in Finance from the University of Colorado at Boulder.