Ron Thalacker

Job Title: Chief Operating Officer, Drilling Services

Education: Bachelor of Administration and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Ron Thalacker

Ron joined Cascade as Senior Vice President of Operations (East) in September 2016 and accepted the role of Executive Vice President of Operations, Drilling Services in January 2019.  With over thirty years of experience in the drilling industry, he has a deep understanding of the operational and project management aspects of environmental and geotechnical drilling.  Ron has extensive, hands-on experience with a wide range of drilling and support equipment with an emphasis on the sonic drilling technology.  Ron has held senior management positions throughout his distinguished career including General Manager for Specialty Drilling and Division President of Water Resources.