Chelsea Rickett joined Pinnacle in the summer of 2014 as a consulting petroleum engineer.
Chelsea graduated from Colorado School of Mines with a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering in 2008.
From 2008 to 2012, Chelsea was a petroleum engineer for Questar/QEP Energy. She spent 2 years working in the reservoir engineering department, primarily evaluating non-operated workover and new well economics. The remainder of the time, Chelsea worked in the drilling engineering department, focusing on horizontal wells in Wheeler Co., Texas as well as vertical SWDs. She designed and implemented well plans, coordinated with field personnel, handled permitting with the OCC, prepared AFEs and monitored spending.
From 2012 to 2014, Chelsea was a reservoir engineer for Range Resources. She managed reserves for the Miss Lime in Northern Oklahoma, performed sensitivity analysis, prepared and presented exhibits for increased density hearings at the OCC, generated economics, and generated cumulative probability plots to address the statistical nature of the play.