Farrell Arceneaux - President
Farrell Arceneaux left his 13 year career with Merrill Lynch in 2006 to form Texsand Distributors, LP in Fort Worth TX, located in the heart of the Barnett Shale. Texsand was at the time the largest frac sand storage and distribution company in the country. When the 2009 great recession sunk the Barnett Shale and Texsand Distributors, Farrell formed International Energy Logistics LLC with a few key employees.
Today, Farrell Arceneaux spends his time developing capital projects focused on oil and gas infrastructure for International Energy Logistics as well as consulting with companies seeking efficient supply chain models, infrastructure capital and business development in the energy space. Farrell’s unique experience in the financial industry and “boots on the ground” operational experience in the oil fields through out the US gives him insight into all facets of the oil and gas industry, operationally and financially.
Sharla Fuentes - Director of Operations
Sharla Fuentes has served as our Director of Operations since May 2009. Sharla began her employment with Texsand Distributors, LP in October 2007 as the Accounts Receivable Specialist. In May 2008, Sharla was promoted as the Inventory Control Accountant that later led to the promotion of Director of Operations in May 2009. Prior to joining us, Sharla held positions within a variety of industries where she held roles within the administrative, inventory and accounting aspects. Sharla holds a Logistics and Supply Chain Management Certificate from the University of Texas-Arlington.
As a result of these and other professional experiences Sharla’s particular knowledge and experience in operations, accounting, marketing, logistics, supply chain and inventory management has enabled our customers to effectively control costs and improve their operations.
Jim Dittman - Director of Business Development
Jim Dittman has served as our Director of Business Development since 2013. Mr. Dittman is a lifetime oil and gas man. Except for his 17 years as an helicopter pilot in the US Army, Jim worked for his fathers operating company and his personally owned operating company. Prior to joining us, Jim previously worked for well service companies requiring his experience in supply chain management and field management.
Today, Jim spends his time engaged with service well companies to assist with their business development within the US.