CEO & President | Director
Al brings nearly forty years of E&P experience to the Company, beginning his career in 1976 with Amoco Corporation (now BP), where he served in various engineering, operational and management roles both in the USA and internationally over a twenty year tenure.
Al has experience with both conventional and unconventional resources, and his current role is Chief Operating Officer and Partner of White Stone Energy LLC, which manages energy assets in multiple basins across the United States. Al is an active member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers. He earned both a BS and MS in Petroleum Engineering from Mississippi State University and is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Louisiana.
Director | Audit Committee
Srinivas brings over twenty-five years of senior level executive experience to the Company. Srinivas began his career in 1989 with the Oil & Natural Gas Corporation of India (ONGC), where he served as Deputy Director in its global procurements division. Since 1998, Srinivas has served as Managing Director of American Orient Capital Partners Group, a private investment company focused on long-term strategic investment opportunities in the Asia Pacific region.
Srinivas serves on the boards of several private international companies. He holds an MTech degree in Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, and an MBA from the Asian Institute of Management, with exchange studies at McGill University.
Land Administration | Office Manager
Lauri has over 12 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, both upstream and downstream. Most recently, Lauri was a Senior Regulatory Specialist in the Bakken for a mid-sized oil and gas exploration company. She previously held positions in Regulatory for Texas, negotiating Master Work and Service agreements with onshore and offshore service companies in Texas, Oklahoma, Denver, North Dakota, and the Gulf of Mexico.
Lauri has also negotiated divestitures for retail gas stations and retail gas station lease renewals for a major oil and gas company. Lauri holds a BS in Business Administration and a BS in Management from the University of Phoenix – Houston Campus.
Consultant | Reservoir Engineer
Yvonne is a senior reservoir and production engineer with 30 years of experience in all aspects of the industry including diverse reservoir engineering practices, economic evaluations, production and completions engineering, project planning and development, and downstream LNG projects. For the past 10 years she has worked on various projects in the Permian Basin including estimating recoverable reserves, property valuation, scoping and development of CO2 floods, development of drilling evaluations, multidisciplinary field studies, full field project economics, and reserves reporting.
Yvonne has worked with unconventional properties for five years, including shale gas, coal bed methane, and tight-oil reservoirs. She has worked in such diverse locations as: New Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Colorado, Oklahoma, Kansas, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, the Gulf of Mexico Shelf and Deepwater, Mexico, Indonesia, and Argentina. Yvonne is a Texas Registered Professional Engineer, License 78350.