BENT Sr. Vice President, Operations Pat Bent is Senior Vice President, Operations, a position he has held since June 2019.
Pat Bent is Senior Vice President, Operations, a position he has held since June 2019. Prior to this, Mr. Bent served as Senior Vice President, Drilling from November 2015 to June 2019 and Vice President, Northern Region Drilling and Completions from March 2014 to November 2015. Mr. Bent joined Continental as Vice President, Drilling and served in this capacity from August 2012 to March 2014. From 2006 until he joined Continental in August 2012, Mr. Bent served as the General Manager of Implementation for Burlington Resources and subsequently as Manager of Implementation for ConocoPhillips’ San Juan Basin Unit in New Mexico, one of ConocoPhillips’ largest business units. Mr. Bent has more than 37 years of industry experience in petroleum engineering and operations. Mr. Bent earned his B.S. degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Wyoming in 1980.