Leadership and Partnership

Meet the Team

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Experience applied. Results delivered.

With more than 350 years of combined experience on our senior team alone, EnSiteUSA brings a wealth of multidisciplinary expertise and a rare perspective on every project.

Brad Sitton, PE

President & Chief Executive Officer

Over 29 years of experience in the global natural gas and liquids pipeline industry in roles ranging from project engineer, project manager, construction manager, project director and executive management roles within operating companies, EPCM consulting firms and major construction companies. Brad’s pipeline project leadership experience has been gained on three continents in seven countries, with the majority in the United States and Canada, and his multi-faceted expertise in both EPCM services and construction contracting is invaluable given the ever increasing execution complexity of pipeline projects. 

L.A. “Buster” Gray, III, PE

Executive Vice President

Over 35 years of experience in the management and design of oil and gas pipeline projects with capital budgets ranging from less than $1 million to approximately $5 billion. His experience spans all aspects of pipeline project execution, including engineering, surveying and project/construction management. Buster owned and operated Pipeline Design Enterprises, Inc. After a merger with Universal Ensco, Inc. in 1989, he served as senior vice president until its sale in 2008. 

Kyle Howard, PE

Chief Operating Officer

Kyle’s experience in the energy industry encompasses both domestic and international projects. Including an EMBA from Rice University and a Professional Engineer in multiple states, Kyle has served in roles ranging from project engineer, project manager, project director, and executive sponsor pertaining to onshore facilities, compressor stations, and pipeline projects and programs. Kyle’s operational, engineering, and field experience has proven to build and sustain high performing teams with a client first mentality. He remains active in contributing to industry associations through committees, teaching, and technical authorship.

Amir Ashy

Chief Financial Officer

With over 27 years of varied experience in financial management, business leadership, business processes, audit and tax, Amir is responsible for all accounting, treasury, corporate finance and human resources functions. He is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the state of Texas.

Kevin Pilkington

Senior Vice President – Marketing & Sales

Over 38 years of operating company experience in commercial negotiation, greenfield and brownfield project development, commodity marketing, business development, engineering, operations, gathering, treating, and asset management. Kevin has been involved in both the commercial development and engineering of over $3.0 billion dollars of installed Texas hydrocarbon assets. His combination of technical and commercial skills provides EnSiteUSA’s clients with a unique value-added perspective of their project needs.

Jim Alexander

Vice President – EPCM Services

Over 40 years of experience in the energy industry as an accomplished executive with a proven ability to lead teams in the planning, design, construction management and delivery of major capital projects in the domestic and international oil and gas industry. Jim is a valued Professional Engineer having served in executive management roles within operating companies and EPCM consulting firms. He has a proven history as a project director, successfully delivering large complex capital projects on time and within budget involving multiple partners and outside stakeholders for pipelines and facilities. Jim is a respected leader, able to build highly motivated project teams focused on achieving strategic commercial and project objectives.

James Copeland

Vice President – Director of HSSE & Compliance

Over 30 years of experience in the natural gas & liquid pipeline and petrochemical industry with an extensive background in operator qualification and compliance sectors. James has an extensive background in hazard identification and mitigation and is  experienced in development of compliance programs to meet OSHA, MSHA and BOEMRE requirements. He has a strong technical background in the construction and inspection of pipeline and pipeline systems, including land and offshore facilities. James is experienced in development and facilitation of federal site security plans as required by Federal MARSEC.

Kimberley Braswell

Vice President – Construction Management & Inspection Services

Over 25 years of experience in administration and business management of engineering, construction management and field inspection of pipelines and related facility projects with capital budgets ranging from less $1M to approximately $90M. Additionally, she has developed her knowledge and skillset by working in a variety of disciplines including operations, marketing, sales, business development and corporate development. As Vice President of Construction Management and Field Inspection, Kim oversees the daily operations.

Gary Greer, PLS

Vice President – Survey & Mapping (Houston)

Over 40 years of diverse experience performing, supervising and managing survey work on major domestic pipeline projects and gathering systems. Gary manages projects utilizing GPS equipment for control networks, survey grade (RTK) and mapping grade (Pro-XRS) surveys. Gary is responsible for all phases of survey projects at EnSiteUSA.

Zeynep Bildaci

Vice President – Business Solutions

Over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas services Industry in project management, project controls, information technology management, enterprise business process and solutions design and implementations, business transformation and change management, and business intelligence and reporting suites.  Zeynep’s experience managing a wide variety of multi-discipline global projects along with her Master of Business Administration in Engineering Management and Master of Industrial Engineering degrees and her training as a Leadership Coach and Scrum Master, provide EnSiteUSA with best in class technology resulting in project improvements for clients.

Baris Bildaci

Vice President – Technology Solutions

Over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas midstream pipeline industry supporting operations through information technology on domestic and international projects with diversified teams and clients. Baris has led technical development teams executing projects focused in accounting, human resources, vendor management, project management, engineering, GIS and field data gathering. His Master of Business Administration and Master of Industrial Engineering degrees along with Project Management Professional and Professional and Scheduling Professional accreditations provide project efficiencies to EnSiteUSA’s clients through innovation and automation.