Michael Zentz is President of NECI and NECI’s affiliated companies. A petroleum engineer, Michael received his B.S. degree from Pennsylvania State University and a M.B.A. from the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to forming NECI, he was the Engineering Manager for Eastern American Energy Corporation in Charleston, West Virginia. Michael has over twenty-five years of petroleum engineering experience in the Appalachian Basin and is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.