Alaska's Oil & Gas Consulting Company

Todd Kelsey – Geologist


University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Bachelor of Science, Geology 1997


BP Exploration Alaska (contracted through Petrotechnical Resources Alaska, LLC) (PRA) Anchorage, AK

2011 – 2014 GeoScience Petrotechnologist

  • Data Analysis, including geological, geophysical, petrophysical, and production data
  • Spatial and Statistical analysis using ArcGIC, MS Access, MS Excel, Techlog, ZMap and Spotfire
  • Oracle and Sybase database queries and reports, including Openworks, Finder, CAPR, and OMAR
  • Common Risk Segment (CRS) reservoir mapping to demonstrate reservoir and project risk
  • Member of the BP Alaska GIS Steering Committee
  • Co-Chair of the BP Alaska Technologist Community of Practice

2003-2011 Fugro GeoServices Anchorage, AK

Geologist / GIS Analyst

  • QC Geologist responsible for data management and quality assurance for geophysical and geological surveys, with an emphasis on offshore Arctic data.
  • Project management including geological and geophysical surveys, LiDAR surveys, and GIS development and management programs.
  • Project geologist responsible for geophysical, geological, and geotechnical data collection, analysis, interpretation, and reporting.
  • Office GIS administrator and developer.

2001-2003 Bristol Environmental and Engineering Services, Anchorage, AK

Geologist / Database Analyst

  • Project geologist responsible for environmental data collection and presentation.
  • Created an MS-Access database to organize, present and streamline delivery of environmental data to the U.S. Navy.

1997-2000 Arctic GeoScience Inc., Anchorage, AK

Geologist / GIS Analyst

  • Project geologist, geophysicist, and GIS analyst responsible for geophysical, geological, and geotechnical data collection, analysis and interpretation, and reporting.
  • Projects included work in Southcentral, Interior, and Southeast Alaska, the Aleutian Chain, the North Slope, Washington, and Kazakhstan.


  • Earth science data management and workflows, with an emphasis on petroleum reservoir data in a GIS environment.
  • Collection, processing, interpretation, and presentation of geological and geophysical data.
  • GIS and database design, customization, and analysis.
  • Cartography and data presentation.
  • Onshore: GPR, EM-61, EM-31, surface resistivity, gravity, magnetometer, GeoProbe, high-resolution seismic.
  • Offshore: Multibeam sonar, singlebeam sonar, sidescan sonar, high-resolution seismic, magnetometer,   subbottom profiler, current meter, velocometer.
  • Aerial: LiDAR, aero-magnetometer.
  • ESRI ArcInfo/ArcView (up to ArcGIS Desktop 10.0)
  • ESRI ArcMap including Arcinfo, Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, Model Builder, and Python scripting
  • Techlog
  • Spotfire Statistical Tool
  • SMT Kingdom Suite
  • GeoSoft Oasis Montaj
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D and Map 2010
  • Global Mapper
  • Blue Marble Geographic Calculator
  • MS Access
  • MS Office
  • Various survey navigation packages, including Trimble HydroPro and Fugro Starfix
  • Various data acquisition packages for geophysical equipment