The Star Creek Energy Team

Linda R. Sternbach

Vice President, Star Creek Energy


  • M.S. in Geology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York
  • 26 years experience in the oil and gas business
  • Geophysical mapping expert on Kingdom SMT software, GeoQuest, Landmark, IHS Petra
  • 2D and 3D prestack time and depth processing quality control experience.
  • Special issue editor of SEG Leading Edge magazine (1998-2002)
  • Houston Geological Society President (2006-2007)
  • Member of the AAPG and SEG Interpretation committees

Linda Sternbach

Linda Sternbach has worked as an oil and gas geoscientist at major oil companies, independents and as a consultant for 26 years. She started her career at ARCO Oil and Gas as a geologist, and expanded her expertise to geophysical mapping and prospect evaluation.

She has worked as a senior geophysical advisor at Kerr McGee, Globex Energy, and Oxy International in Houston, and consulted to numerous independents. As Vice President of Star Creek Energy, she manages geophysical evaluation of onshore projects.

Her professional assignments include mapping and drilling prospects in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, offshore West Africa, offshore Australia, offshore Trinidad, onshore South America, the Philippines, and the Middle East.

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