David Harris is Head of the Energy and Minerals Section at the Kentucky Geological Survey, a research center at the University of Kentucky. Dave has been with KGS since 1990, and has worked on oil & gas, and carbon storage research projects in Kentucky and surrounding states. Prior to joining KGS, he worked as a petroleum geologist for BP Exploration, Sohio Petroleum, and Mobil. He received a M.S. degree in geology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1982. He earned a B.S. in geology from the College of William and Mary in Virginia. He is a past president of the Eastern Section of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, and the Kentucky Society of Professional Geologists.