Art DiPlacido

Art DiPlacido

Senior Geoscience Associate

Art serves as a Senior Geoscience Associate at Sierra Pine Resources International. He joined the Sierra Pine team in 2014 after almost 35 years of experience as a Geophysicist with several different companies.

Art has extensive experience working in prospect generation and evaluation of both structural and stratigraphic plays. Most recently he worked with Swift Energy as a Consulting Geoscientist where he assisted remapping the Lake Washington Salt Dome in Louisiana.

Prior to working with Swift Energy, he worked at El Paso Production (now EP Energy) as the Senior Staff Geophysicist for the Brazil Exploration Team. Art was a member of El Paso’s original Eagle Ford exploration team.

Art’s work history includes roles as the Geophysical Advisor for Fina Oil and Chemical, Senior Geophysicist for the Rockies Group of Sanchez-O’Brien Oil and Gas Corporation, Senior Geophysicist for the Western and Gulf Coast Onshore divisions within Pennzoil Exploration and Production Co., and several senior roles with Oxydential USA.

Art holds a Bachelor of Science in Geology from State University of New York College at Brockport and a Master of Science in Geology from the University of Toledo