Matthew R. Vezza is Regional Vice President. He is responsible for managing Newfield’s assets in Utah's Uinta Basin, the Williston Basin in North Dakota and the SCOOP play in the Anadarko Basin of Oklahoma. Previously, he was Vice President – Western Region. Vezza joined Newfield in 2012 as General Manager for the Rockies Business Unit. Previously, Vezza was with Marathon Oil Company for 16 years, managing the company’s Wyoming asset, and before that, the Piceance Basin. He also served on Marathon’s worldwide strategic planning staff. He started his career with Marathon as a completions engineer and progressively moved through the organization in various technical and managerial roles in Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana, Colorado and Wyoming. Vezza is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and holds a B.S. in petroleum and natural gas engineering from Penn State University.