MANAGEMENT

Frank F. Starr II, President. He earned a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Oklahoma. Mr. Starr has over 25 years of experience in operations, reservoir engineering, acquisitions, and management. His experience includes 17 years with Union Pacific Resources working Texas, California, the Mid-Continent, and the Rockies. Significant accomplishments throughout his career include over $140MM in acquisitions, engineering, and managing several successful drilling programs, and serving as engineering manager for a large steam flood during which operation costs were reduced by 37%.

Jacob (Tripp) Rivers III, Vice President of Exploration. He earned a B.S. in Geology from the University of Oklahoma and has over 25 years of industry experience. His career began in Oklahoma with two independent companies followed by over 7 years with Union Pacific Resources and 2 years with Belco. Key accomplishments include a 2 MMBO field extension discovery in Oklahoma as well as generating locations for and steering over 100 horizontal wells in the Austin Chalk trend.

Russell (Bo) Bollier, Operations Superintendent. Mr. Bollier has over 25 years of experience in management, drilling, completion, and operations. He worked 16 years for Winn Exploration as a foreman and superintendent involved in all phases of the company’s field development in South Texas. He also has experience as a foreman for Merit Energy in South Texas, Colorado, Wyoming, and Utah. Some of his key accomplishments include managing the field operations and drilling for several companies. The most recent as the Drilling and Production Superintendent for Crimson Energy Company, L.P., overseeing a two-year development program in South Texas in which over 100 wells were drilled and completed.