James Ornelas, RPLS

James Ornelas, RPLS
Surveying Manager and PartnerCERTIFICATION
Texas Registered Professional Land Surveyor (TX Registration No. 5726)


A South Texas land expert, James has been a part of the Howland Team for over 20 years.  He manages the Surveying Management Team which includes: field operations, record research, field measurement for oil and gas well locations, analyzing survey data and boundary surveys.

James attended San Antonio College where he specialized in Civil Engineering Technology.

James became a land surveyor because of his love for Texas history and maps. When James is not working, he enjoys Texas high school football, showing animals with his children at major livestock shows and spending time with his family at their home and ranch in Frio County.