Zion Oil’s exploration manager was featured in last week’s company update to shareholders.
In February 2005, Stephen was retained as Zion’s consulting geologist for the drilling of the Ma’anit #1 well. He joined us on a full time basis in October 2005 and was appointed our Exploration Manager in June 2006.
Before joining Zion, Stephen was a project geologist in the Caribbean as well as a consulting geologist for several onshore and offshore projects in the U.S., the Dominican Republic, Colombia and Guyana.
He was senior geological adviser for Mobil Oil Corporation and worked as a senior geologist for both Superior Oil Co, AMOCO and as a geologist for UNOCAL.
Stephen has both a B.S. and M.S. in geology and holds the title of Professional Geologist in Wyoming and memberships with the American Association of Petroleum Geologists and the American Institute of Professional Geologists.
Stephen Pierce is also the author of Stones of the Bible; a fascinating text on the stones mentioned in the Bible. The book is a high quality spiral bound field guide with beautiful color plates of each stone mentioned in scripture. Stones of the Bible is available to ‘Oil in Israel’ readers for just $15.96 (plus shipping), that’s 20% off the $19.95 cover price. To order go to: http://stonesofthebible.com or call the publisher toll free at (888) 543-8028 (don’t forget to mention that you’re an ‘Oil in Israel’ reader for your discount).