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Mike Garvin

Mike Garvin, President, Patterson-UTI Drilling

Mr. Garvin has served as President of Patterson-UTI Drilling since January 2023. Mr. Garvin has served in various leadership positions at Patterson-UTI since 2011, including Senior Vice President of Operations and Vice President of HSE. Mr. Garvin has accumulated a total of forty-five years of experience in the upstream sector of the energy business, exploring and drilling for oil, gas & geothermal energy both on land and offshore. Prior to joining Patterson-UTI, Mr. Garvin spent three years with Ensco as a Senior Deepwater Operations Manager. Before that, Mr. Garvin spent twenty-seven years with GlobalSantaFe and its predecessor and successor companies (Global Marine & Transocean) holding various operations and support leadership positions. Mr. Garvin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from California Polytechnic State University.