Mr. Meador has over 30 years of finance, accounting, and management experience in many business environments. He oversees the evaluation for all acquisitions and the accounting for the Managing Partner and the partnerships it manages. He has a B.M. in composition and an MBA in business administration from Hardin-Simmons University.
In the 1980s, Mr. Meador served as the Vice-President of Finance and lead accountant for James P. Dunigan, Inc. [later known as Dunigan Petroleum, Inc.] a West Texas based oil and gas producer. In the 1990s, he was solely responsible for taking Allegro Operating from a start-up oil and gas production company to over 1000 barrels per day of operated oil production in 24 months. Allegro filed for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in 1998 after the price of crude declined to $6 and remained low for an extended period of time. Mr. Meador’s list of completed projects and acquisitions is extensive.
- 35+ years of oil & gas industry experience
- Managed 600+ working interests
- Oversaw the operation of 170+ oil and gas well bores
- 20 years of finance, accounting, and management experience
Former Board Member of West Central Texas Oil & Gas Association (1998)
Responsible for acquiring/developing 1,000 barrels/day of oil and gas production within 24 months
Certified Professional Geologist
Mr. Thomas is a Certified Professional Geologist with over 15 years as a well site superintendent & exploration professional and an additional 15 years in upper management of petroleum production and exploration operations. He has a history of evaluating oil and gas projects in the US and abroad. After 15 years as an exploration geologist and alternative investment manager, Mr. Thomas spent seven years working for the Environmental Protection Agency as a national expert and trainer in various programs, many related to the energy business. Mr. Thomas returned to the investment world (including oil and gas investment evaluation) in 1997.
- 35+ years industry exploration experience in the US and abroad
- Drilled and completed hundreds of wells as well-site superintendent, geologist/partner
- Leased for exploration over 2,000,000 acres of land in North America
Certified Professional Geologist #7243, Active Member, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Registered Landman, Active Member, American Association of Petroleum Landmen (AAPL)