Our People

A “Pro-STAR” is a positive, solution-based individual whose personal foundation is built on providing the best qualities of themselves to those around them. Someone who is exceptionally talenteda professional starwho continuously strives for improvement in all elements of their life.

Terry Bendera President

Terry has been President of Prostar Well Service Inc. since April 2012. Prior to his tenure as President, he was a Sales Manager and member of the Leadership Council with the Tervita group.

Main Office: 1-780-986-4009 Terry’s EA contact:

Douglas Hunter Vice President of Manufacturing and Engineering

With 18 years of oilfield experience, and over 26 years working in equipment design, automation, and sales and manufacturing, Doug brings a unique combination of: engineering knowledge, product insight, corporate leadership, and business development expertise. He recently assumed the role of V.P. Manufacturing and Engineering after Rangeland Drilling Automation merged with Prostar Well Service; prior he acted as President and CEO of Rangeland.

Main Office: 1-780-986-4009 Direct: 1-403-992-3257 Email:

Jane Gauthier Chief Financial Officer

A proud member of the Prostar team, joining in 2016.

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Chad Barker Operations Manager

Chad joined Prostar Well Service Inc. in April 2013. His career began 26 years ago while working as a Floorhand, and he has worked through the ranks to his current role. His positions have taken him from the heat of the Nevada desert to the frigid cold of the Northwest Territories. Chad has a hands-on approach to management, and works side-by-side with the rig crews. He enjoys fostering passionate teams by instilling pride and exhibiting his enthusiasm for excellence. “Safety before Service.”

Main Office: 1-780-986-4009 Direct: 1-780-690-8640 Email:

Sean Paszek Health