Who We Are
Scott Waggoner, CEO, has a history of leading new venture teams, including 15 years in the oil and gas industry and eight years with Pason Systems. Before Terra Guidance, Scott worked as a project coordinator in operations, sales, marketing, and new-product-to-market development in the United States and Canada.
Scott specializes in leading new teams into multidisciplinary geologic services. He has worked with remote geologic-based models from Houston to Calgary. He holds a B.S. degree in geology.
Jason Sanfilippo joined Terra Guidance in 2015, bringing with him 10+ years’ experience in Mudlogging. After graduating Colorado State University in 2005 with a BS in Geology, Jason has been involved with onsite and remote mudlogging operations in various degrees. While constantly striving to be a better leader, his experience of overseeing 70+ active rigs and over 150 employees has been a valued addition to the Terra Guidance Family. As the Onsite Operations Manager, he lives and breathes the Terra Guidance Culture Mission of “Quality of Life!”
Michelle Foster is our senior operations manager, and has more than 10 years of oil and gas industry experience and seven years as a geosteering consultant. Michelle has successfully steered horizontal oil and gas wells throughout the United States by consistently maintaining maximum wellbore exposure to pay intervals ranging from thin 5-foot carbonate zones within basins lacking structural complexity to 16-foot chalk beds in structurally complex basins.
Michelle works closely with our teams to maximize near 100 percent of the wellbore within the pay zone while maintaining the integrity of the well.
John Mark Strahan
John Mark Strahan is our operations manager and has a diverse background of marketing, new ventures, corporate branding and public relations, as well as 10 years of geology experience in the oil and gas industry and seven years navigating wells. John has significant experience in client relations management on an international scale.