President and Founding Partner
President and Co-Founder Cody E, Moffitt is a 40-year veteran of the offshore oil & gas industry that began in 1976 while attending University of the Southwest in Hobbs New Mexico and working full time as a wellhead service technician with National Well Control Systems. His career turned to Subsea engineering and equipment in 1991 where he served as Project Manager for a shallow water subsea tree project for Pioneer Resources. Since that time he has held various positions of leadership in Business Development, Project Management, Manufacturing, and EPCI Contracts. He has additionally held a position with LUKOIL Overseas Offshore Projects as the Deepwater Development Manager with Global responsibility. His publications include a paper for Offshore Oil and Gas Journal detailing the challenges and successes of the Jubilee Development in Ghana. His vision and leadership led to the creation of SET along with Terren Roark. Along with leading the company, he is also a hands on project manager for several subsea full field development projects in Asia.
Executive Vice President and Founding Partner
Accomplished Operations, Project and Engineering Management Executive with a proven track record of consistently delivering exceptional results in manufacturing and fabrication operations in both domestic and international environments. He has strong analytical, planning, risk management and execution skills with extensive experience in launching challenging start-up operations, managing complex business initiatives and developing new business opportunities. Terren is a seasoned leader with a vision that attracted Cody Moffitt to create SET together and begin the building of a first-class team.
Senior Vice President of Engineering
Doreen has over 30 years of experiences in various industries and academia, including 20 years in the Oil and Gas industry. Her experience includes several positions in the supermajor oil company Shell and as a consultant to BP and Unocal. Doreen also has many years of experience in subsea production system concept selection and front-end engineering projects for various clients which includes flow assurance risk/solid deposition analysis, solutions, and management (prediction, prevention, and remediation; strategies and deployment), managing reservoir fluid and production profile uncertainty, flow assurance de-risking, production system operability, integrity, and operating strategies. Doreen has published 1 book, and 47 journal and conference papers and received numerous awards. Her unique experience and leadership have been key ingredients in supporting the vision of the co-founders and building the solid team of talent that is currently serving several customers. She serves as a member of Engineering Leadership Board of Cullen College of Engineering, University of Houston. She is also the Chairperson of ASME Petroleum Division, and a Board member of OTC Board of Directors.
Senior Vice President of Business Development & Marketing
A 40-year veteran of the offshore oil and gas, Mr. Frakes’ career has included assignments as a facilities engineer, pipeline engineer, harsh environment engineer, project manager, business development professional with executive level as well as Board of Directors level business professional. He joined Cody and Terren to promote their unique vision and solutions to customers and the market at large. During his business development career, Mr. Frakes has led Business Development and Marketing Teams and has served as a Global Account Manager for strategic clients. Mr. Frakes, in his role as VP of Marketing for Samsung Heavy Industries, created and executed a plan where their offshore sales volume grew from $350 million/year to over $5 Billion/year in annual sales. He moved them from a sub-contractor to a successful Prime EPC contractor within a 5 year window. Mr. Frakes holds a B.S. Degree in Maritime Systems Engineering from Texas A&M University.
Sarah Tucker, P.E.
Senior Vice President of Operations
Sarah is an internationally well-known experienced leader in Energy Industry with focus on Corporate and Project Operations and Developments, which include Oil and Gas Upstream/Downstream, Shallow/Deep Water, Gas to Liquid Gasification, Liquified Natural Gas Plants/ Receiving Terminals, and Power Plants. She has been directly responsible for more than 35 projects from $5 million to over $12 billion dollars throughout the world, with concentration in North America, (USA and Canada), Latin America (Mexico, Venezuela, Brazil, Chile), Asia (Japan, India, China, Korea,), Africa (Angola, Nigeria), and the Middle East (Qatar and Saudi Arabia). Sarah has been a Managing Director for Mitsubishi-Kellogg Corporation, as well as for the Kellogg Technology Company and UK based Silvertech International responsible for US, Mexico, and Canada Operations. She was the Vice President of Project Operations/Executive Sponsor for Raytheon, Kellogg Brown & Root, Kvaerner, and Doris before joining SET as a partner.