People

Andrew Gowans Production Manager/Senior Processor

Andrew has over 35 years of seismic data processing experience in domestic and international data, onshore and offshore complex geological environments requiring high resolution imaging for both structural and stratigraphic objectives.

Andrew began his career at Geophysical Services Inc (GSI) in 1981.
He was transferred to the Oman office in 1992 as a processing supervisor.
He was also involved in optimizing new workflows for time saving and accuracy
He continued working overseas with Teknica Petroleum Services Ltd. in Libya as a Processing Supervisor involved in processing multiple projects at any given time.
His responsibilities also included adding new technology to the centre and training local employees.
He returned to Canada in 1998 with Kelman Technologies in their structural processing group and has been in Calgary since.
Andrew started with Sensor Geophysical in 2001 as a Senior Processor. His responsibilities grew over the years until he was a Senior group leader managing several people in his group whilst managing multiple processing projects throughout the company.
In 2015 Andrew was promoted to Processing Manager for Sensor Geophysical.

Rod Couzens Technical Advisor (B.Sc. Physics)

Rod has over 35 years processing industry experience covering domestic, international, onshore and offshore complex geological environments requiring high resolution imaging for both structural and stratigraphic objectives. Rod obtained a B.Sc. in Physics (Honors) from the University of Alberta in 1977. After graduation he spent two years at the University of Alberta working as a research assistant in the Department of Theoretical Physics. He then moved to Alert NWT, for a year where he operated a geophysical observatory for the Earth Physics Branch of Energy, Mines, and Resources. Upon his return from the Arctic in 1980, Rod joined Chevron where he spent 14 years, contributing both as a processing analyst and a geophysical programmer. In 1994 he left Chevron to join Sensor Geophysical as an employee and owner where he has been involved with all aspects of seismic processing ever since.

Ken Lazorko Senior Processor (B.Sc. Physics)

Ken has over 35 years of industry experience in domestic and international, complex geological environments requiring high resolution imaging for both structural and stratigraphic objectives including intricate mining projects. Ken graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 1981 with a B.Sc. in physics. He joined Chevron in the fall of 1981 where he spent a good portion of his career in seismic data processing. In 2004 he joined Sensor Geophysical.

Asmae Elkadiri Senior Processor P. Geoph (B.Sc. in Geophysics and Applied Mathematics)

Asmae graduated in 2001 from the University of Calgary and joined Sensor Geophysical in 2004. She has over 15 years industry experience in domestic and international plays which includes unconventional, structural and stratigraphic objectives along with a bit of reservoir experience.

Jocelyn Frankow Business Development (BSc in AstroPhysics MS MA)

Jocelyn has over 30 years of industry experience. She obtained a B.Sc. in AstroPhysics with a minor in Math from the University of New Mexico. Upon leaving graduate school she began her career as a seismic data processor. She then transitioned into Sales and has worked as a Sales Executive in Calgary for over 20 years. Jocelyn completed her MA in International Relations in 2004 from the University of Oklahoma Treebeek, The Netherlands.

Janice Jensen Finance

Janice has over 30 years of experience in the accounting and corporate tax field.  Her experience includes working at a Chartered Account firm, working as a consultant in both financial and management capacities to a number of small businesses, and has owned her own business for over 20 years.

Edward Couzens Systems Administrator

Edward Started his career at Sensor Geophysical in 2006. With over 10 years of experience, he is responsible for designing, assembling, configuring, upgrading, implementing, maintaining, monitoring, optimizing, and providing 24/7 technical support for Sensor’s ICT infrastructure.