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Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure appoints Ray N. Walker, Jr. as independent director

Staff Writer | Houston, Tx., USA | August 14, 2018
Solaris OilfieldSolaris Oilfield Infrastructure announced that a new independent director, Ray N. Walker, Jr. has been appointed to the company’s board of director.
Mr. Walker brings more than 39 years of oil and gas operations and management experience to Solaris, most recently as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Range Resources Corporation.

During Mr. Walker’s 12-years at Range, he served in a series of roles of increasing responsibility, including starting and managing Range’s Marcellus division as the company’s first employee in Pennsylvania.

Mr. Walker was responsible for building Range’s organization in the basin, developing more than 1.3 million acres and growing production to over 2 Bcfe per day.

He is a published industry leader and has led the creation and implementation of many breakthrough technologies and processes.

Mr. Walker was also a founder and the first chairman of the Marcellus Shale Coalition.

Prior to joining Range, he held various technical and management roles at Halliburton Company, Union Pacific Resources Corp and as an independent consultant.

Mr. Walker holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering with honors from Texas A&M University.