Company Profile

STAR Geophysics was founded in 1986 by Kim Guyer, Phillip Hall and Julie LaFollette. All three were former employees of Professional Geophysics Incorporated and realized the need for processing still existed even though the industry was experiencing a downturn.

STAR Geophysics made its name by providing clients with high quality seismic processing for projects and companies all around the world.

Today, STAR continues its commitment to providing clients with the highest quality service and products. At STAR we understand the importance of making your data take shape and work for you. That’s why our methods and experience give us the ability to perform interpretive processing on your data faster. We utilize state of the art software and hardware for the best in 2D and 3D data processing and visualization. This allows you to make effective decisions for exploration and exploitation. Let our experience and know-how work for you by calling STAR Geophysics.

Senior Personnel

R. Kim Guyer, President, Senior Processing Geophysicist.

Co-founded STAR Geophysics in 1986. He is a graduate of Oklahoma State University. He worked for PGI in their seismic processing division before founding Star. Kim has 28 years of experience working in all regions of the United States and around the world.

Phillip M. Hall, Vice President, Senior Processing Geophysicist.

Co-founded STAR Geophysics in 1986. He is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. He worked for PGI in their seismic processing division before founding Star. Phil has 30 years of experience working in all regions of the United States and around the world.

Julie D. LaFollette, Vice President, Senior Processing Geophysicist.

Co-founded STAR Geophysics in 1986. She is a graduate of the University of Tennessee. She worked for Amoco and PGI in their seismic processing divisions before founding Star. Julie has 34 years of experience working in all regions of the United States and around the world.

Michael P Phinney, Vice President, Senior Systems Administrator

Joined STAR Geophysics in 1990 while still in college.  Graduated with a degree in Management Information Systems.  Michael has work in each area of the company in his 26 years.  In 2014 he was named Vice President of Information Technology.