Greg A. Barnes, PE Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: Auburn Energy Management
  • Phone: (817) 946-6190
  • Cell: (817) 946-6190
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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Oil and Gas and Appraisal & Valuation

Keywords/Search Terms:

Reservoir Engineering, Oil and Gas Asset Valuation, Reserves Reporting, Field Development, Prudent Operator, Reserve Damages, Unconventional Reservoirs, Enhanced Oil Recovery, Development Demands


Master of Science, Texas A&M University; Bachelor of Science, Texas A&M University

Years in Practice:

30 yr

Additional Information

Greg is a petroleum engineer with over 30 years of diverse engineering, operations, and management experience in six states. He has managed a business unit in the Rockies and in the Williston Basin for Encore Acquisition Company of Fort Worth (now a part of Exxon). He was a founding member of Silver Oak Energy, a private equity backed company working in East Texas and the Mid Continent. He is currently an advisor for New Tech Auburn, a global project management firm in Houston, Texas. He provides acquisition evaluation and due diligence reporting, provides internal reserve reports, and helps with asset development strategies for clients in Texas New Mexico, and Oklahoma. He has a B.Sc. and a M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University with a focus on Reservoir Engineering. He has valued assets in the Permian and Scoop/STACK, Bakken, East Texas, and the Eagle Ford Shale. Greg is a registered professional engineer in Texas and a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.