Russell E. Parker

Mr. Parker has been a member of our Board since November 2017. He was the CEO of Phoenix Natural Resources LLC from March 2016 until October 2017. Prior to that time, Mr. Parker was the President of Chief Oil & Gas LLC from March 2015 until December 2015, and prior to becoming President, was Vice President of Engineering and Operations from October 2014 until March 2015 and Vice President of Engineering from November 2012 until October 2014. From January 2001 to October 2012, Mr. Parker worked in various engineering and asset management capacities for Hilcorp Energy Company. Mr. Parker received his BS in Petroleum and Geosystems from the University of Texas at Austin where he also was recognized as an Outstanding Young Graduate of the Cockrell School of Engineering as well as Distinguished Alumnus of the Petroleum Engineering Department.