Besides its relationships with its clients and trading partners, JETCO's most valuable assets are its associates. These individuals average over 23 years of experience in the natural gas industry. All have spent part of their careers in some capacity with The Montana Power Company's (MPC's) gas utility and/or The Montana Power Company's unregulated gas production and marketing businesses.
Lynette has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Montana Tech with a concentration in Accounting and Computer Science. She has over 30 years of professional experience with the last 20 years in the oil and gas industry. Her previous work experiences include: Senior Gas Management Administrator responsible for the implementation of a gas scheduling system, and Gas Scheduling Coordinator responsible for ensuring accurate and timely information was exchanged between the front, middle, and back offices. Lynette has been providing services for Jetco since 2004 and her current duties include wellhead nomination and valuation services and accounting.
Megan has Bachelor of Science degrees in Metallurgical Engineering and Engineering Science with an emphasis in Welding Engineering from Montana Tech of the University of Montana. She also holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Texas A&M Commerce. She has 15 years of professional experience with 10 years in Materials Engineering and Product Management roles within the chemical manufacturing industry. Megan has been providing services for Jetco since 2016 and her current responsibilities include gas control, wellhead valuation, reporting, and regulatory support.
Katie has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Montana Tech. Katie has 35 years of experience in the energy industry including systems implementation and development, data management and application programming. During her career, she has worked for Montana Power Company, PPL Energy Plus and Highland Energy. Complementing her energy systems background is twelve years of experience in energy commodity risk management including price risk analysis, credit risk management, data analysis, and price forecasting. Katie has been providing services for Jetco since 2009 and her current duties include systems implementation, report design, process optimization and data management.
Kristen holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science with an emphasis in Petroleum Engineering from Montana Tech. She most recently has 16 years of experience in Natural Gas Trading, Marketing, Producer and End-User Services. Her responsibilities consist of: contract administration, wellhead valuation, system operation/load control monitoring, gathering system management, portfolio development and procurement, transportation and storage contract management, and financial book reporting. Kristen has 10 additional years of experience in Natural Gas Utility Operations with The Montana Power Company and NorthWestern Energy including: project development, economic analysis, rate case preparation, hydraulic modeling, load forecasting, pipeline construction, and project management. Kristen has been providing services for Jetco since 2002 and her current responsibilities include management of JES.
Mike has a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from Montana Tech and an MBA from the University of Oklahoma. He has 32 years of professional oil and gas experience with three major oil companies focused primarily on production/reservoir engineering in North Dakota and Wyoming. His expertise includes production and reservoir engineering, acquisition analysis, and SEC reserve estimations. He has been providing services for Jetco since 2018 and his current duties include programming, report design, process optimization and data management.
Jean has over 40 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. She held various positions with MPC for 24 years: including Accounting Manager for a Canadian exploration subsidiary, Gas Purchase Contracts Administrator, Gas Supply and Transportation Senior Analyst, and Manager of Business Development. Duties performed in these positions included preparation of financial statements, contract administration, economic evaluations of gas supply opportunities, and the development of rate case filings. Jean has been providing services for Jetco since 2003 and her current responsibilities include various wellhead valuation and tax reporting services.
Theresa has been working in the oil and gas industry since 2013. Prior to joining the Jetco team in 2019, Theresa was the Revenue Accounting Manager at a consulting firm, providing a variety of revenue accounting services for small to mid-size E&P companies. She also worked on acquisition onboarding, transition services, and settlement statement preparation for oil and gas companies. For Jetco, Theresa’s duties include wellhead valuation, reporting, regulatory support, and accounting. Theresa holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Mathematics from Bethany College, and a Master of Science in Management with a focus in Accounting from Colorado State University System.
Jay has over 40 years of experience in the natural gas industry and manages Jetco Midstream, LLC. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Montana, Wyoming, and South Dakota with a BS & MS in Chemical Engineering from Montana State University. Jay spent 25 years with Montana Power / NorthWestern Energy's gas utility and was Director of Gas Transmission and Storage when he left in 2005 to form Waterman Energy, Inc. Waterman Energy provides a full range of engineering services to the natural gas industry.
Sean has 7 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. He has provided accounting, trading, and gas scheduling services for Jetco since 2011. Since 2012, he has also worked part-time in the Land department of a Denver-based E&P company, gaining exposure to leasing, acquisitions and divestitures, well permitting, title research, and division order management. He holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and International Business from the University of Montana and a Master’s degrees in Global Energy Management and Accounting from the University of Colorado in Denver. He has been a Certified Public Accountant since 2017.
Terry has over 40 years of energy industry experience. He was an independent petroleum landman for eight years and owned a lease brokerage business. His 17 years with The Montana Power Company included management positions in Petroleum Land Management, Gas Transportation, Producer Services, and Gas and Power Marketing. Terry left MPC in 2000 to form Jetco.