Bio: Troy Tittlemier has a M.S. in Geology from University of Texas of the Permian basin. Former senior geoscientist and business development manager of a private equity E&P energy company working the lower 48. Troy is a SW section AAPG delegate and counselor for the energy and mineral division, and co-founder of the PBE Podcast. Troy is CEO of the nonprofit MagmaChem Research Institute, with partners Stan Keith, Monte Swan and John-Mark Staude. The research institute is presenting a completely new way to understand geology and how to use these available tools to become more economically responsible as a resource explorationist. As a consulting Geologist for MagmaChem Exploration Inc. for the past two years, he's helped develop several mining prospects in Arizona. Two of them recently closing a multi-year deal with Constantine Metal Resources. He is a licensed oil and gas operator in the state of Texas working assets near the Eagleford, increasing production while lowering the carbon footprint as an operator is his overall goal. His passion and persistence comes through in every project, he has a proven track record with a high-level of communication and a unique ability to Integrate with other professionals.