Dokken receives NDPC Outstanding Service Award - Larry Dokken, former Petroleum Council board of directors and executive committee member, was presented with the Petroleum Council's Outstanding Service Award for his tremendous contribution to the oil and gas industry and his exemplary work in public education.
oil industry career in Tioga in 1964.
Since then he has worked in numerous oil field capacities including roughneck, rig operator, tool pusher, district manager of Baker Oil Tools, and company owner.
He was also production foreman for BTA for 17 years and has worked as a consultant for Frear Consulting since 2009.
He has also served on the board of API's Williston Chapter and as a representative to the BLM Resource Advisory Council.
For more than a decade, Dokken
has organized and lead many group tours through the oil patch, including the Petroleum Council's
annual Teacher Seminar.
knack for explaining industry basics to the public is difficult to rival.
Wayne Biberdorf, WB Consulting, and Larry Dokken
, Frear Consulting
, retired from the board after more than a decade of service.