Meet The Team
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT – OPERATIONS
Nathan Sills serves as the Senior Vice President of Operations. His responsibilities include managing strategic planning, business development, and operations of strategic accounts. He has specialized experience in data management, project management, utilities, city planning, county planning, regional planning, transportation planning, emergency management, hazard mitigation, and software implementation.
Mr. Sills began his career as a GIS Analyst with Geographic Technologies Group. He later worked for Goodwyn, Mills, and Cawood as a Planner/GIS Analyst and rose to become the Director of Geospatial Services. In 2013, Mr. Sills came to Magnolia River as an Area Director and then served as the Director of GIS Services until promotion to Vice President of GIS Services, and most recently as Vice President of Strategic Accounts.
Mr. Sills holds a Bachelors in Geography from Auburn University and Masters in Geography from the University of Alabama with a focus on Urban/Regional Planning. Mr. Sills is a Certified GIS Professional (GISP) and a LEED Green Associate.
DIRECTOR – LEAK SERVICES
Adam Barnes serves as Director of Surview Field Services – Leak Survey. In his role, he is responsible for integrating our comprehensive leak survey solution as a streamlined spatial based workflow that allows utilities to make data driven decisions, in addition to maintaining compliance more efficiently and accurately. Mr. Barnes enjoys demonstrating our proprietary leak survey software to clients and takes pride in always going the extra mile.
His desire is to help our clients maintain compliance, while making our communities a safer place to live and work in. Mr. Barnes plays a primary role in managing Surview’s Leak Survey division to ensure accurate reporting and a technologically advanced deliverable.
Mr. Barnes began his career with Magnolia River in 2013 as a field inspector and later served as Inspection Manager over Alabama. Mr. Barnes played an integral role in the Cast Iron/Bare Steel Replacement program for Spire, leading the group for over five years.
Mr. Barnes holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Troy University.