The Northeast’s Fastest Growing Environmental Driller Names A New Leader

Tory Donnelly Takes the Reins as President of Summit Drilling


Summit’s new President, Tory Donnelly stands side by side with company CEO Robert R. Kreilick, Jr.

Summit Drilling, an industry leading environmental drilling and remedial injection services company, announced today that Tory Donnelly, the company’s Executive Vice President & COO, has been named President.

This planned move signals another significant step forward in Summit’s strategic growth according to Robert R. Kreilick, Jr., Summit’s Chief Executive Officer. “Our business strategy remains customer focused,” states Mr. Kreilick . “We have invested in industry-leading technology, achieved an unwavering culture of safety, added the highest quality team members in the business, and expanded our territory geographically. With three decades of successful growth as our foundation, this milestone will allow us to pursue acquisitions, regional expansion and continued growth.”

Ms. Donnelly will be responsible for overseeing all of Summit Drilling operations, a company approaching its 30th anniversary that has doubled in size since her arrival in 2009. “I am looking forward to the challenge of continuing the growth of the organization”, states Ms. Donnelly. “The obligation I now have to our clients and our employees humbles me, but also drives me to ensure that we deliver on our Exceptional Experience promise to customers. We will press on with our plan and provide new opportunities across our entire organization. Most importantly, our ongoing efforts will maintain the high level of performance and service our customers count on and experience today as we continue to grow”, concludes Ms. Donnelly.

Before joining Summit Drilling, Ms. Donnelly was a 20-year veteran of environmental consulting. As a consultant, she managed major petroleum accounts and established herself as a champion of health & safety. Leveraging this experience, Ms. Donnelly brought valuable insights that helped Summit align operationally and fortify the exceptional levels of customer service the company has been known for.

“Throughout Tory’s previous position as executive vice president & COO, she has made enormous contributions to Summit’s goals and growth”, adds Mr. Kreilick . “Tory has proved herself as a highly capable and insightful leader. Her results-oriented approach to delivering exceptional service to our customers will play a pivotal role in expanding our market share. I am confident that Tory’s ongoing dedication and vision will ensure Summit’s continued momentum as we execute our strategic plan” , concludes Mr. Kreilick.