Young Professionals Bio
Nicole “Nikki” Morris
Southwest Section Lead
Nikki Morris is currently a Senior Geologist with FireWheel Energy, LLC based in Fort Worth,TX. FireWheel Energy was started in August of 2011. She is working on the Permian Basin and has previously worked the Santa Maria Basin, CA; Eagle Ford Shale, South Texas; and the Big Horn Basin, WY. Nikki has worked for Plains Exploration and Production and XTO Energy.
Nikki received her Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in Geology from Texas Christian University in 2008 and 2010. She now is getting her MBA in Energy from Rice University with a planned graduation date of May 2014.
Elected the southwest section chair of AAPG Young Professionals March of 2012, her goal is to get the young professionals in the DFW area up and going by networking and coordinating social events. She hopes to create a presence in the area and be able to coordinate events with the surrounding universities like UTA, TCU, and SMU.
She wants to encourage anyone who would like to participate and expand their network to email her if they would like to get involved.