The TORP Advisory Board was established at the beginning of the project. Represented on the board are active independent oil and gas operators, service companies, consultants, regulatory, and academic entities.
The board has been active throughout the program and has offered guidance in such areas as the development of oil recovery conferences held every other year in Wichita, and in planning the research program and field demonstration projects. This group meets twice a year and members include:
Patrick Canaday, GORE Oil Company
Lance Cole, Society of Exploration Geologists (SEG)
Ed Cross, KIOGA
Jeff Dale, Verde Oil Co.
John O. Farmer III, John O. Farmer, Inc.
Dylan Klaus, Vess Oil Co.
Richard Pancake, Mack Energy
J.T. Portwood, Eclipse IOR Services
Nick Powell, Colt Energy
Linda Poyser, Shell E & P (retired)
Randy Prater, Polymer Services
Rodney Reynolds, Berexco
Steve Stanfield, Consolidated Oil Well Services, Inc.
Anthony Walton, KU Geology Dept.
Dana Wreath, Berexco
David Zornes, Conoco/Phillips (retired)