Jim Halgas

Senior Geologist


Jim Halgas joined Height in 2018 as a Senior Geologist, bringing over 35 years of experience in the upstream oil and gas industry. He comes to Height from Hess Corporation where he served in technical, leadership and business development roles across the US in the Permian Basin, the Bakken, Eagle Ford and Utica Plays, as well as in several international areas. Prior to his time at Hess, he worked for British Gas, Coho Resources and Occidental Petroleum. He holds an A.S. in Petroleum Engineering Technology from Louisiana Tech, a B.S. in Geology and an MBA, both from Centenary College of Louisiana.