Our Approach

StarTex Field Services employs extensive upstream oil and gas expertise to design midstream fee structures that maximize value for our customers while streamlining operations. Connecting to the StarTex system allows customers to diversify their midstream markets and minimize curtailment.

Our Team

Trey Martin
Chief Executive Officer
Trey began his career at Chesapeake Energy and held various positions as an Operations Engineer and Development Team Advisor. Following Chesapeake he became an Associate at Tailwater Capital, LLC and assisted the Firm with financial / technical evaluations for the upstream non-operated and midstream investment portfolios. Prior to becoming CEO, Trey was Vice President of Corporate Development at StarTex. Trey holds a Master in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with Concentrations in Energy and Finance, a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.
Mickey Heath
Manager, Pipeline Operations
Mickey has over 20 years of operating experience in the oil and gas field. His previous experience includes West Texas Operations Manager for Regency Energy Partners, Operations Manager for Texstar Midstream Services, and Operations Area Manager for Southcross Energy Partners.
Eliyah Tashiro
Chief Financial Officer
Eliyah has over 10 years of experience with private equity funds and lenders. He began his career at Deloitte & Touche and has served as President and CFO of several companies, with his most recent position as the President of DataWing Global, an aerial data collections and image processing company with strong ties to the oil and gas industry. His expertise includes financial planning, analysis, budgeting and forecasting, investor relations, mergers & acquisitions, and driving operational efficiencies. He has his BS in Accounting from Indiana University Southeast and his CPA in the state of Kentucky.
Austin Kramr
Engineering Manager
Austin has over 10 years of engineering and operation experience in the Eagle Ford. Austin has held various engineering positions with Blackbrush Oil & Gas managing drilling, completion, production operations, facility, and pipeline design projects. Austin earned a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from The University of Texas.

StarTex Advisory Board

John Ward
StarTex Advisory Board
John brings over 30 years of Team Management to StarTex. John served as President of Texas Oilfield Fabrication and Pipeline, LLC (TOFP), an oil and gas well service company that specialized in production equipment fabrication and pipeline construction. John earlier served as the Director of Operations for Black Creek Well Services, LP; a company that provided work-over, construction and maintenance in well servicing, and related transportation services to oil and gas producers in the South Texas region. John is a graduate of Texas A&M University.
Phil Mezey
StarTex Advisory Board
Mr. Mezey has over 34 years of engineering and technical experience in the oil and gas industry. He obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Syracuse University, New York, and a Master’s in Business Administration Degree from St. Mary's University, San Antonio. Phil's business experience includes the position of Petroleum Engineer for Texaco, and Manager of Engineering for Delhi Gas Pipeline Corporation. Phil previously held the position of Director of Engineering at Lewis Energy Group. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the states of Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Phil's area of expertise includes field operations, reservoir engineering, production and economic evaluation.
Scott Martin
StarTex Advisory Board
Mr. Martin has over 34 years of experience in finance and accounting in the oil and gas industry. He has held previous positions as Vice President for Petex Production Company and as Chief Financial Officer for Lewis Energy Group. Scott has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Finance and Economics from Marietta College. Scott is a member of the American Financial Association and maintains numerous contacts in the energy lending arena.