Cal Watson brings more than 30 years of combined oil and gas industry experience to the Advisory Board. During his 17 years with Devon, Cal held various executive and leadership positions, including VP Production, VP Thermal Operations, and GM Thermal. He made significant contributions to the business, building effective and high performing reservoir engineering and business development teams for Devon’s Central and South Plains, and later their Foothills region.
Previously, within Devon, his managerial responsibilities included Thermal Operations Manager, Foothills Exploitation Manager and Central and Southern Plains Exploitation Manager. In 2008, Cal moved to Devon’s new Thermal business and took on the challenge of building Devon’s SAGD Operations teams.
Prior to Devon, Cal spent 13+ years at Husky Oil Ltd in various technical roles in cold flow heavy oil, foothills deep gas and natural gas marketing. Cal brings great vision and passion for the long term success of the Canadian oil industry.
Cal earned a B.Sc in Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan.