Paul McDonald

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Paul McDonald

Vice President, Vertically Integrated Services

In August 2015, Paul McDonald was appointed Vice President, Vertically Integrated Services of Pioneer Natural Resources. Prior to his current role, McDonald served as Vice President of Operations, Southern Wolfcamp Asset Team.

McDonald has been with the company since it was formed in 1997 and has over 30 years of industry experience. Earlier in his career, he held various engineering and management positions with Superior Oil, Mobil and Parker & Parsley.

McDonald has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Texas Tech University and a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University.

He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas and has served on the Society of Petroleum Evaluation Engineers (SPEE) National Board.