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.
Todd Dias began his career with Magnolia River Services in April 2016 as an inspector, quickly moving up to Director of Inspection Services. Having over 25 years of management, sales, and technical experience, Todd brings an abundance of practical and hands-on experience to Surview Field Services.
As the Senior Director for Surview, Todd’s focus is to bring to the market a quality, reliable, and technically advanced deliverable for the clients he serves. Todd currently lives in Farmerville LA on Lake D ’Arbonne with his wife. He enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his children/grandchildren.
SENIOR DIRECTOR – PIPELINE CAMERA SERVICES
DIRECTOR – PIPELINE CAMERA SERVICES
As an experienced and successful manager in the utility field, Russell joined Surview Field Services in 2021 as the Director of Pipeline Camera Services. Prior to Surview Field Services, Russell was the Senior Inspection Manager at Magnolia River Services. Advancing from the ditch, as an inspector, to the office, Russell understands the demands and needs placed upon a company at the various levels of authority and he is passionate at creating a workflow and partnership that is beneficial to both client and company. During his tenure at Magnolia River Services, he helped lead the Florida Inspection Division in becoming one of the largest and most strategic divisions within the company. Russell is a graduate of Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, LA, and currently resides in Lakeland, FL. When he is not busy with family or work, you can find Russell cycling, diving, golfing, or just enjoying the many activities that Florida offers.
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.