SEMPCheck’s leadership has 130 years of combined experience in oil and gas, HSE and regulatory management and business consulting.
Archie R. Thompson, Jr.
Founder, Chairman of
President and CEO
Archie has more than five decades of experience in the upstream, midstream and downstream oil and natural gas sectors. Prior to SEMPCheck, he was a senior executive for Texas Eastern Corporation, Aran Energy plc and Enterprise Oil plc. He holds a Petroleum Engineering degree from Louisiana State University and an Advanced Buisness degree from the Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA.
Sr. Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
Jim is responsible for SEMPCheck’s financial and administrative functions. His previous experience in both corporate and service roles has been focused on the U.S. and international energy industry with companies such as Petro-Canada, Enterprise Oil plc and Aran Energy plc. He brings more than 35 years of experience to the SEMPCheck team. Jim graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a degree in Accounting and a minor in Finance. He is a Certified Public Accountant in Texas.
Roger P. Cobert
General Manager – Operations
Roger is currently General Manager – Operations of SEMPCheck Services Inc; a private corporation engaged in the provision of safety, mechanical integrity and environmental and regulatory compliance services to the oil and natural gas industries. He has over twenty years of experience in the exploration, production and petrochemical sectors and has held various positions including Operator, Lead Operator, Compliance Foreman and Field Superintendent for several publicly traded oil and natural gas corporations. He has also received certification as a Level III Thermographer and has accumulated over 10,000 hrs of inspecting oil/gas production and petrochemical facilities with Infrared cameras. Roger holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Political Science from LSU.
Sr. Vice President and
Chief Services Officer
Tad has over 35 years of oilfield-related experience in production operations, mechanical integrity, HSE and regulatory compliance throughout his career. He has worked both on and offshore, managing HSE for major installations and projects. He is responsible for daily operations across all segments of SEMPCheck. Before joining the company, he served in various executive HSE and regulatory compliance positions with companies including Baker Energy and The Wood Group. Tad graduated from Nichols State University with degrees in Petroleum Safety and Petroleum Technology. He is a Certified Occupational Safety Specialist.
Jeffrey W. Scott
Jeff has been with SEMPCheck Services since its inception and is responsible for guiding the executive management team in the achievement of medium- and long-term strategic objectives. He has held senior management positions for more than 25 years. Before SEMPCheck, Jeff was a regional vice president with Perry Johnson, Inc., an international standards organization (ISO) consulting company. He has received numerous safety awards, including an MMS Corla award for his work in advancing e-government initiatives. Jeff majored in History at Louisiana State University.
Allison R. King
General Manager – Software Services
Allison is currently General Manager – Software Services of SEMPCheck Services Inc; a private corporation engaged in the provision of safety, mechanical integrity and environmental and regulatory compliance services to the oil and natural gas industries.
She has over ten years of experience in the exploration and production sector for several publicly traded oil and natural gas corporations and privately held contractor service companies. She has focused her career on Risk Management, Regulatory and Finance.
Allison holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Texas A&M.