Robert L. Dimit P.E.

is the co-founder and President of ARES Energy, LTD., located in Midland, Texas. Prior to the formation of ARES Energy 2000, Mr. Dimit served in the capacity of Director of Business Development for ARCO Permian (1995 – 2000), Senior Engineer for Henry Petroleum (1984 – 1995) and Reservoir Engineer for Ralph Green & Associates (1983 – 1984).
Bob is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas with over 30 years of experience in the “Upstream” sector of the Oil & Gas industry. He received a Bachelors of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from Colorado School of Mines in 1983 and a Masters of Science degree in Petroleum Management from the University of Kansas in 1987.
Bob serves as a Trustee for Midland Memorial Hospital as past Chairman of the Board and is also past President of the Board of Directors for the Midland Memorial Hospital District, Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Midland Health Facilities Development Corp., past Secretary of the Midland Downtown TIRZ Board, ex-officio of the Board of Directors for the Midland Development Corp, Prosperity Bank Advisory Board member, member of the National Congressional Committee’s Business Advisory Council. He is the former Chairman of the local chapter and National Board of the Society of Professional Evaluations Engineers, and Chairman of FEPA Group. Has also served in a Board capacity for Green Tree Country Club, First United Methodist Church and the Society of Petroleum Engineers, and has been actively associated with such charitable organizations as Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Christmas in April, Partners in Education and Make-a-Wish.
Bob was born in Dallas, Texas. Bob is 4th generation in his family associated with the petroleum industry and moved frequently. He has lived in Cody and Riverton, Wyoming, Denver and Ft. Collins, Colorado and Wichita Falls, Texas. Bob currently lives in Midland, Texas and has lived there since 1983. Bob is married to Melissa.