President and CEO
Darren Gollehon serves as President and CEO of Oildigger Resources, LLC. Prior to founding Oildigger Resources LLC, Darren was a Senior Petroleum Engineer with Ballard Petroleum Holdings in Billings, MT working the Powder River Basin. Darren was a Senior Completions Engineer for Hess Corporation in Minot, ND before relocating back to Montana. He began his post baccalaureate career with Merit Energy Company as an Operations Engineer in Dallas, TX.
Darren has been fortunate enough to work both onshore and offshore including stints with Baker Oil Tools, Unocal and BP America in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico. He has amassed experience in drilling, completions, production, reservoir, midstream and business development across the Western Gulf, Permian, Anadarko, Fort Worth, Arkoma, Williston, and Powder River Basins.
Darren holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from Montana Tech and a Master’s degree of Business Administration from The University of Montana. He is a registered Professional Engineer.
VP of Production and Operations
Doug Rubick serves as Vice President of Production and Operations of Oildigger Resources, LLC. Prior to working for Oildigger Resources LLC, Doug had his own consulting company based out of Billings, MT working in the Powder River Basin. Doug started out his consulting company by supervising all completion operations. After one year in the field Doug moved into an in-house consulting engineer for Ballard Petroleum Holdings.
Prior to starting his own company, Doug was a Completions Engineer for Hess Corporation in Minot, ND. He began his career with Chesapeake Energy Company as a Production Engineer in Hobbs, NM. Doug also gained experience in the downstream side while working for Loenbro in the Montana Refining Company. Doug broke out in the oilfield by roughnecking for Ensign Drilling.
Doug holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from Montana Tech. He is a registered Professional Engineer.