Ronnie K. Irani is Founder and CEO of the RKI Energy Resources, LLC. A privately held company whose headquartered in Oklahoma City. Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering alumni Ronnie K. Irani was recognized as 2019 Living Legend Award from The Oklahoma Geological Foundation.
The Directors of the Foundation have recognized many individuals who have distinguished themselves. This includes outstanding contributions to the science of Geology, major impacts to surrounding communities, and making advancements to the oil and gas industry.
Each year, The Oklahoma Geological Foundation provides scholarships, awards, and grants throughout Oklahoma students enrolled in schools as well as undergraduate and graduate programs in college. The Foundation began to honor men and women in the fall of 2007 by bestowing them with the Legends Award. Ever since then, The Foundation has recognized 38 individuals, including Ronnie K. Irani, to its Legends Dinner.