The drilling team is working hard to provide opportunities to help students better understand the drilling aspect of the oil & gas industry, all while giving you the potential to make industry contacts.
2018-2019 O F F I C E R S
Puneet Sarkaria, Tailgate Coordinator
Cristian Anguiano, Secretary
Vandilson Pinto, Web Master
Mohamad Almasri, Public Relations
Cuong Le, Treasurer
Michael Contreras, Tailgate Coordinator
Samira Diabi, Event Coordinator
Aaron Tanvir, Industry Liason
Lauren Ouedraogo, Event Coordinator
Self-motivated and reliable student graduating in May 2020 from the University of Houston with a Bachelors in Petroleum Engineering and a minor in Mathematics. I would not only like to be a valuable addition to the team but I would also like for everyone to feel welcome to our humble association. I hope to get to know all of you really well through all the events we will be hosting. Feel free to come up and introduce yourself. Go Coogs!
B.S. Petroleum Engineering 2020 | University of Houston
American Association of Drilling Engineers | Vice-President
My name is Aaron Tanvir and I am the Industry Liaison for the 2018-2019 school year. I am currently twenty years old and I am a petroleum engineering junior at UH. My job this year is to provide you with engaging speakers, fun facility tours, and educational workshops. If you have a speaker, tour, or workshop suggestion, please let me know and I will try my best to set it up! Thank you for giving me the opportunity to plan your events and be ready for a fun school year with AADE!
I am very excited to be this years treasurer and am really looking forward to a great semester. I am a capable and detail-oriented individual who is passionate about programming languages. I love taking on new challenges to not only further my depth of knowledge but to also push my boundaries.
Michael Contreras is working full time towards a petroleum engineering degree while also being a soldier, father and husband. He has served in the US Army Reserves for 7 years so far and has a 6 year old son named Adrian. Michael loves learning and is excited to be a part of AADE serving as the Historian
My name is Omoyele (Yele) Soyombo, I am a Masters student in Petroleum Engineering at UH with experience in the petroleum and chemical industries. I have a BSc. degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Maryland Baltimore County. I look forward to serving as Webmaster for the AADE UH and networking with professionals in the, Chemical , petrochemical and Oil and Gas Industries. Together with the rest of the board members, we hope to make this a great year for AAD
My name is Julieta Cadete, I'm a dedicated student attending senior year in petroleum engineering, and I'm working with AADE as an event co-coordinator this year. I'm a passionate cook, I love cooking for my family and friends anytime I can. My goals after finishing school is to work as an engineer and to be a professor. I'm very excited to work with AADE and to get the most out of it.