Daniel R. Gunnell
President & CEO
• Mr. Gunnell has fifteen years of experience in the oil and gas industry primarily focused in Utah and Texas.
• Mr. Gunnell has negotiated joint ventures and/or acquisitions/divestitures with many industry leaders such as Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC), Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA), Talisman (NYSE:TLM), PetroCanada-Suncor (NYSE:SU), Patara Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE:SWN), Fidelity Exploration and Production Company (NYSE:MDU), Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:CWEI), Petro-Hunt, LLC, Yates Petroleum, Armstrong Oil and Gas, H&L Operating, Laddex Ltd, and Dewbre Petroleum.
• In 2002 Mr. Gunnell founded Liberty Pioneer Energy Source, Inc. and has operated over 100 oil and gas wells in Texas and Utah.
• Mr. Gunnell is a graduate of Brigham Young University. While at BYU he also completed graduate level geology course work and participated in varsity athletics. Mr. Gunnell is involved in non-profit humanitarian work and serves as a board member of Mentors International, which does micro-credit finance in third world countries.