Join us for the closing celebration of Alpha 2019 On May 8th at noon in S1.1A.455!

 Here is the EventX link

We will celebrate with lunch and cake and will welcome Tim McIlwain, Senior Vice President of Permian Operations at XTO Energy, as our special guest speaker.


Tim was born in Mobile, Alabama. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in petroleum engineering from Louisiana State University.


Tim has spent 34 years in the industry, with the last 20 being at XTO. He came to XTO through an acquisition in 1998 and served as engineering manager in the newly-formed East Texas Division. In 2005, he moved to Fort Worth to start the Fort Worth Division (Barnett), serving as vice president. In 2011, Tim moved to Pittsburgh to start the Appalachia Division as senior vice president.


In 2013, he returned to Fort Worth to serve as senior vice president, Production Operations. Tim assumed his current role as senior vice president, Permian Operations in May 2018, leading the company’s effort to triple production in the Permian Basin by 2025.