TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: Tom Lopus

Tom Lopus, 55, of Marshall, a founding member of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, was named Industry Leader of the year at the Northeast 2012 Oil & Gas Awards.
By Timothy Puko
Monday, June 17, 2013, 10:56 p.m.
 

Noteworthy: Lopus was named Industry Leader of the year at the Northeast 2012 Oil & Gas Awards.

Age: 55

Residence: Marshall

Occupation: Senior vice president at Pardee Resources Co., overseeing oil and gas operations.

Education: Lopus received his bachelor's degree in petroleum and natural gas engineering from Penn State University in 1980. He received certificates in executive management from Southern Methodist University in 1992 and the University of Chicago in 2003.

Background: Lopus has spent more than 30 years in the oil and gas industry, most of it as an engineer and manager at Tenneco. More recently, he was a founding member of the Marcellus Shale Coalition. Lopus was also an executive at J-W Energy Co. and at Equitable Resources Inc., which is now EQT Corp. He worked as an independent software developer for the oil and gas industry.

He was recently ordained as a deacon at Saints John and Paul Roman Catholic Parish in Franklin Park.

Quote: “You will eventually be rewarded for what you put into anything. I took an oath and was ordained ... and I did that because I want to serve the Lord and I want to serve our church.”

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Outbound 376 reopened after man on exit sign caused closure
  2. W.Va. tourism looks ahead after chemical spill
  3. Limited North Shore tailgating time yields success
  4. Allegheny County may send Pittsburgh HR complaints
  5. Unidentified body found in Stowe
  6. $1.5 million Allentown church fire started by roofers, officials say
  7. Tall ship makes return voyage to Presque Isle
  8. Mother, son displaced by West Mifflin fire
  9. Pastors avoid ‘controversy’ to keep tithes up, author says
  10. Carnegie Mellon University picks architect for business school
  11. Carnegie on-ramp to I-376 to close Friday
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.