Melinda Gale

Program Manager, Reservoir Characterization Project


Labs and Research Centers

Reservoir Characterization Project

Melinda is an alumnus of Mines, having received her B.S. in Geophysical Engineering. During her 17-year career as an oil and gas senior exploration geophysicist, she worked for ARCO Oil & Gas Co., California San Juan Basin Exploration; Vastar Resources, Inc., New Ventures Exploration; and Tom Brown, Inc., Rocky Mountains Exploration.

  • Recipient Colorado School of Mines, Geophysics – Cecil H. Green Award
  • Recipient President George Bush Daily Point of Light Program – 990th Daily Point of Light
  • Member SEG, AAPG, DGS


  • Reservoir Characterization Project Program Manager
  • Undergraduate Program Coordinator
  • Field Camp logistics
  • ABET