DR. SHARI DUNN-NORMAN is a professor of Petroleum Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology with 35 years of industry and academic experience. She worked for Atlantic Richfield (ARCO) in domestic and international production operations, where she designed gas lift, reciprocating rod and electrical pump installations, in addition to well completions and workovers. She has taught artificial lift, production engineering and well completions for more than 20 years and has conducted a wide range of research in pipeline well flow, well construction for the protection of USDW's, hydraulic fracturing and well completions. She has co-authored and edited the book, "Petroleum Well Construction", and a number of papers related to well completions. Shari holds a BS degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Tulsa, and a PhD in Petroleum Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland.