Meet the Team
President, CEO and Director
Greg Lanham serves as Sand Revolutions’ President, CEO and Director. During his tenure beginning in July 2018, Sand Revolution has become a leading provider of turnkey last mile logistics for the completion industry.
Greg has more than 29 years of operating and investing experience in the oil and gas industry. From
January 2017 until August 2018, Greg was the CEO and director of Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure (SOI:NYSE) and led the IPO on the NYSE in April 2017. Prior to that, Greg was CEO and Director of FTS International, then the largest private oil field service company in North America. He was the global head of energy investments at Temasek Holdings, an investment holding company with $250 billion assets under management, where he led investments in E&P, midstream, downstream and oilfield services. Prior to that, Mr. Lanham spent 20 years with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in various leadership roles.
In 2015, he was selected as the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® in the Energy category.
Greg serves on the Board of Directors of Sand Revolution, Stallion Oilfield Services, Basin Production and Completion Tools and was also a former director of Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure, CONSOL Energy Inc., Venari Resources and FTS International, amongst others.
Greg holds a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Oklahoma and completed advanced management training at Harvard Business School in 2008.
Chief Operating Officer
Steve joined Sand Revolution as General Manager in 2018. He was named Chief Operating Officer in 2020. In his current role, Steve oversees operations for Sand Revolution in multiple shale plays in the US.
Steve has more than 24 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, beginning his career with BJ Services in 1996. During his tenure with multiple Service Company’s he has held roles in Operations, Technical Support, Sales, and Management. From 2011 to 2017, he served as Completions Superintendent for Concho Resources.
Mr. Villanueva leads the Sand Revolution team’s mission to provide the safest, most cost-effective, and efficient Last Mile Solution in the industry.
Chief Financial Officer
Leonard Gutierrez serves as CFO of Sand Revolution. Prior to joining Sand Revolution, Leonard was controller for Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure. Leonard started his career in public accounting as an auditor for KPMG, LLP, and has over 20 years of experience in various industries, including construction, retail power, family office/investments and oilfield services. Leonard graduated from the University of Houston with a double major in Finance and Accounting, and has been a Texas CPA for 18 years.
Human Resources Manager
Vanessa currently serves as the HR Manager for Sand Revolution. In her current role, Vanessa oversees the Recruiting and HR Department.
Prior to joining Sand Revolution, Vanessa worked in the Public Sector. She worked for Ector County, the City of Irving, and Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.
In 2014, Vanessa decided she was up for a challenge and began working in the Oil and Gas industry and joined Sand Revolution in 2019.
Corporate Office Manager
Nancy has worked in the Oil & Gas Industry for the past 7 years and joined Sand Revolution in 2018 originally in the Finance Department. She was one of the original Sand Revolution team members and has been part of the growth of the Company. She began her role as a Corporate Office Manager in August 2020.