Speakers

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    Craig Jarchow

    Castleton Resources LLC
    President & CEO

    Craig Jarchow is President & CEO of Castleton Resources, LLC. He has worked in the Upstream field for over 25 years, having held operational and management roles at Amoco and Apache, and partner-level roles in private equity at both First Reserve and Pine Brook Road Partners. Mr. Jarchow holds a B.A. in Geology from the University of Santa Barbara, California, and M.S. and Ph.D. in Geophysics from Stanford University, and an M.B.A. from MIT. He is a Fellow of the Geological Society of America.

  • John D. Jacobi

    John D. Jacobi

    CEO & President, Javelin Energy Partners, and Co-Founder, Covey Park Energy LLC

    Bio coming soon.

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    Doug Krenek

    Sabine Oil & Gas
    President & CEO

    Bio Coming Soon

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    Manish Raj

    Velandera Energy Partners LLC
    Chief Financial Officer

    Manish acts as the Chief Financial Officer. Prior experience includes: Vice President, investment banking at Deutsche Bank President of credit investments at Bank OZK MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

  • Paul Sander

    Paul Sander

    Aethon Energy
    Partner & Chief Operating Officer

    Prior to joining Aethon, Mr. Sander served as Vice President, Encana Oil and Gas (USA) Inc., where he led the Mid-Continent Business Unit (MCBU) and held responsibility for all strategic, financial, commercial, development and operational aspects of the MCBU. The MCBU included operations in the Haynesville Shale, Barnett Shale, East Texas, Permian, Tuscaloosa Marine Shale, Eaglebine, and Mississippian Carbonate. In this role, Mr. Sander grew the business unit to cash flow of over $1.0 billion, managed development and exploration programs with budgets exceeding $1.5 billion, and led the acquisition and disposition of over $3.0 billion in assets. During his tenure, the compound average production growth exceeded 30%. Mr. Sander joined Encana in Calgary and was Team Lead of the Brooks North Sub-Business Unit. Prior to that, he held various leadership and technical positions with BP in Houston, Calgary, and Edmonton. He is recognized as a Professional Engineer by the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA). He has served on the boards of the Texas Oil & Gas Association, and Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc., and is a former Trustee of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation. Mr. Sander graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering. In addition, he completed the Advanced Management Program at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

  • Alan Smith

    Alan Smith

    Rockcliff Energy LLC
    President & CEO

    Alan, president and chief executive officer of Rockcliff Energy LLC, began his career in the East Texas Field in 1986 and, after multiple stops at large E&P companies, he founded privately held Chalker Energy Partners in 2003. During the past 14 years, he has founded or led six companies to successful outcomes for investors. He founded Rockcliff in January of 2015 with $700 million in private-equity commitments led by Quantum Energy Partners with a focus on the Ark-La-Tex and Delaware Basin areas. Prior to Chalker, Smith held positions of increasing responsibility at Ocean Energy, Xplor Energy, Ryder Scott Co., Burlington Resources and Arco. He holds a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Texas Tech University.

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    Frank Tsuru

    President & CEO, Indigo Natural Resources LLC and Momentum Midstream LLC

    Frank Tsuru currently serves as President & CEO of Indigo Natural Resources and co-founder & CEO of Momentum Midstream. Indigo is an E&P company focused in North Louisiana where it is currently running eight drilling rigs, and two frac crews. Momentum is a midstream company actively developing alongside Indigo in North Louisiana that has completed its initial 1 bcf/d gathering system and is in construction on an additional 1 bcf/d per day expansion. As a graduate from University of Kansas with a degree in Petroleum Engineering, he started his career with TXO Production Corp. before being tapped to run Red Cedar Gathering and Aka Energy. Tsuru is actively involved with philanthropic organizations including Yellowstone Academy, the Star of Hope Mission, Boy Scouts of America and Family Legacy Missions International.

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    Rob Turnham

    Goodrich Petroleum Corp.
    President & Chief Operating Officer

    Robert C. Turnham, Jr. is a founding partner, President and Director of Goodrich Petroleum Corporation, a public E&P company focused on exploration, exploitation and development of unconventional onshore oil and natural gas reserves. The Company was founded in 1995 and trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol GDP. Goodrich Petroleum has been an early mover in the Haynesville, Eagle Ford and Tuscaloosa Marine shale basins. The Company has spent over $3 billion of capital expenditures in these areas and raised $2.5 billion of capital through asset sales and capital market transactions since going public. Prior to 1995, Mr. Turnham was President of Liberty Production Company, a privately held oil and gas exploration and production company, and Turnham Interests, Inc., an oil and gas investment company. Mr. Turnham started his career with Pennzoil Company in 1981. Mr. Turnham has been a guest commentator on CNBC, Fox Business and Bloomberg, a guest speaker at numerous conferences over the years, and has served on various private company and non-profit boards.