Corporate Management

Brian Owen, President and Operations Manager

Mr. Owen has worked his way up from a Materials Coordinator supporting offshore drilling operations in the Gulf of Mexico to a Drilling Technician (Rig Clerk) in Brazil to a Drilling Foreman on projects worldwide.

Well respected within the industry, Mr. Owen has consistently performed in a safety conscious manner. His hands on experience have been enhanced by numerous safety and well drilling courses in the United States.

Mr. Owen is proficient in all aspects of computer programs including DIMS/Well-View and various other computer programs.


  • AS Degree, Safety Technology, Nichols State University, 2003
  • BS Degree, Petroleum Services, Nichols State University, 2003


Louis W. “Jody” Fry

Dr. Fry is responsible for internal management operations within the RWDY organization.

Dr. Fry started his oil field career as a roughneck during the late 1960’s to pay for his college education.

Dr. Fry has worked as an engineer and as a professor of Management at Texas A&M, the University of Washington and Texas A&M University Central Texas.

Dr. Fry has extensive consulting experience and has presented scholarly papers at National and International symposia, served on editorial review boards and published articles and reviews in respected scholarly journals.

His executive development program and consulting activities include working with utilities, oil field, and other public and private organizations in the areas of survey and organizational assessment, organizational and team development, Implementing Balanced Scorecards and the Baldrige Quality criteria for Performance Excellence.


  • BS Degree, Industrial Engineering, Southern Methodist U
  • MBA Degree, Business Administration, American University
  • PhD, Organizational Theory and Behavior, Ohio State U


Kristy Murphy, Marketing Director

Ms. Murphy interacts with clients regarding business development and staffing needs. She is in charge of marketing, public relations and corporate communications.

Ms. Murphy assists with contract negotiations while maintaining a stable customer base.

Her efforts focus on the growing needs of existing clients as well as networking for new companies that are interested in the services provided by RWDY.


  • BS Degree, Psychology, University of Houston, 1995