Jim Howe

Exploration President


Jim Howe is Geotechnology’s Exploration President. He oversees all exploration services throughout the company to ensure personnel and resources are being utilized in ways that promote safety, and benefit clients and their projects. He has been a vital Geotechnology team member for more than 30 years, and integral in building the company’s drilling division into a renowned industry leader.

Jim Howe’s Background

Jim managed the Drilling Technical Group for over 18 years prior to joining the Geotechnology team. He was integral in helping build the company’s drilling division into a recognized industry leader in Missouri.

Jim remains actively involved in drilling projects despite no longer managing the drilling technical group. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the National Drilling Association. The NDA is a national organization dedicated to the training and certification of professional geo-environmental drilling contractors.

Jim holds a Bachelor of Science in petroleum engineering from the University of Tulsa.