Jeffrey G. Morris
Jeffrey G. Morris serves as our Executive Chairman. Mr. Morris has over 37 years of experience in the oil & gas industry and has led numerous companies for Bridas Energy since 1990. Prior to that, Mr. Morris was the Vice President of PCE Limited, a general contracting company performing US military construction contracts on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. Mr. Morris began his career in the oil & gas industry as an sales & applications engineer with National Supply Company from 1977 to 1987. Mr. Morris holds a B.S. in Engineering Sales from Texas A&M University.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Matthew Crawford serves as our Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Crawford has over 13 years experience in Rotating Equipment and Turbomachinery, operations, sales and engineering. Mr. Crawford served as Vice President of Sales for Baker Hughes a GE company. Prior to that, Mr. Crawford served in numerous positions within General Electric including Energy Services, Industrial Solutions and GE Motors. Mr. Crawford holds a Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan and a MBA from Spring Arbor University.
Steven W. Anderson
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Steven W. Anderson has served as our Chief Financial Officer since the company’s founding. Prior to that, Mr. Anderson also served as Chief Financial Officer of Beusa Energy beginning in 2010. Mr. Anderson served as a Managing Director with KPMG, LLP working with a broad base of energy clients during a 12 year tenure. Mr. Anderson graduated cum laude with honors from Texas A&M University with a B.B.A. in Accounting and a M.S. in Finance.
VICE PRESIDENT, TURBINE TECHNOLOGY
Brett Vann serves as Vice President of our Turbine Technology. Mr. Vann joined Evolution in June of 2014 developing and engineering a custom mobile turbine package for our electric frac fleets. Mr. Vann has over 16 years of experience in the power and oil & gas industries. Prior to joining Evolution, Mr. Vann performed roles in field services, sales and project management designing and building power plants around the world ranging in size from 50 megawatt simple cycle plants to 80 megawatt combined cycle plants. From 2000 until 2007, Mr. Vann worked for GE in project engineering developing GE’s LMS100 gas turbines. Mr. Vann holds a B.S. Degree in Marine Engineering from Texas A&M University at Galveston.
Gregory V. Brown
Gregory Brown serves as our General Counsel and Secretary since its founding. Mr. Brown is responsible for all legal, intellectual property, regulatory, governmental relations and administrative business. From May 1996 until 2010, Mr. Brown served as a partner in the litigation and trial practice departments of the Houston offices of Jackson Walker L.L.P. and Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld L.L.P. Prior to practicing as an attorney, Mr. Brown served as a law clerk to Chief Justice Pascal F. Calogero, Jr. of the Louisiana Supreme Court of New Orleans. Mr. Brown received his law degree from Duke University School of Law and is a graduate of the University of New Orleans.
VICE PRESIDENT OF MARKETING
Travis Simmering joined the company in August 2019 as Vice President of Marketing, responsible for all sales, business development, and marketing activities. Mr. Simmering has experience in both the oil & gas and power industries. Prior to joining, he was the director of Strategic Accounts at ABB and for over ten years held various sales and leadership positions with General Electric. Mr. Simmering holds a Bachelors of Mechanical Polymer Engineering from the University of Akron and an MBA from the University of Houston.