Ray Peterson

Vice President of Drilling

Ray is Vice President of Drilling, a position he’s held since 2012. He joined Concho in 2011 as Drilling Manager.

Prior to joining Concho, Ray was President and Chief Executive Officer of Mountain Drilling Company and President of Peterson Drilling Company. Ray began working on drilling rigs in college before going on to serve as an Officer, attaining the rank of Captain, in the United States Army. Following his time in the military, he was employed by various drilling companies until founding Peterson Drilling Company.

He holds a Bachelor of Science from New Mexico State University and a Master of Business Administration from Georgia State University.