Michael W. Wright
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman
Graduated from Southeastern Oklahoma State University in 1990 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. After graduation, Mike established M. W. Wright & Co., an accounting firm specializing in Income Taxation which is now one of the largest and most respected accounting firms in North Texas. It was during this time that he became involved in Oil & Gas Tax law which it continued since 1994. Mikes served as Mayor Pro-Tem for the City of Denison, TX from 1992 to 1996 and during his time on the Denison City Council he was also the liaison to the City of Cognac, France. He is very involved in his community and is a major contributor to youth sports. He enjoys the “in-the-field” aspect of the oil and gas business as much as he does the accounting aspects.
Scott M. Casper
During his studies at Eastern Michigan University, Scott worked as a Civil/Structural & MEP Designer at C&B Engineering in Ann Arbor, MI. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in CAD & Engineering, he advanced his career into Black & Veatch Engineering in Ann Arbor, MI as a Level 4 Structural Designer managing industrial and power plant projects worldwide. He continued his Civil/Structural Engineering studies at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan. In 1993, Mr. Casper transferred to Dallas, Texas and continued an extensive executive career with several successful corporations related to Engineering, Design-Build Construction, Real Estate Development, and Oil & Gas Drilling/Production. In addition to Mr. Casper’s many years in the Oil & Gas Drilling/Production industry, he is a current member of American Association of Petroleum Geologists, has served on the executive boards of professional organizations, and graduated from various leadership programs.
Cynthia A. Albert
Chief Financial Officer
Cindy serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the company. Her diverse background in business and tax accounting make her a trusted asset to the team. Her prior focus and experience was tax preparation for trusts, partnerships and corporations. She views accounting like a puzzle to solve or put together. Cindy manages the day-to-day financial affairs for the company. She has two adult children and when not working enjoys time with her family and her dog, Bitsy.
Dr. Joshua C. James, MD
Advisory Board Member
Dr. James is native of Plano, TX and graduated from Plano East Senior High School in 1995. He earned his undergraduate degree in Microbiology from The University of Texas at Austin, graduating with honors. He completed medical school in 2003 from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, where he remained for his residency training in Otolaryngology. He is board certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology.
Dr. Joshua Partain, DC
Advisory Board Member
Dr. Joshua Partain. 36. Very blessed family. Amazing wife Callie. Two awesome boys, Keller 10, Creed 6. Live in Lubbock. Two Chiropractic offices last ten years. Vested wind farm West Texas Tri Global Energy. Vested Real Estate. We as a family stay pretty busy. Thank God for every opportunity he puts in our path.
Advisory Board Member
Mark Kennedy is a native Texan who was born in Denison and raised in Garland. He received a Bachelor degree from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1990. While he was still in college, Mark started working in the printing industry. Beginning in production, Mark soon worked his way up to Vice President. He has thrived in that position for over 25 years. Mark and his family reside in Southlake, TX. He and his wife Alicia have been married for over 15 years and have two children. Their daughter Kara is 8 & their son Jack is 4. In addition to serving on this board, Mark has served on the advisory board for the Las Colinas Medical Center and has served as president of their HOA. Mark and Alicia are involved and serve at their church in Keller, TX as well as help support several local charities that are near and dear to their hearts.
Kenneth W. Roesler
Bobby W. Gilliam
Vice President / Sales
Bobby W. Gilliam Jr. is a native of Texas so it was natural that he spent life involved in the Oil and Gas Industry, Cattle and Real Estate. His studies included electrical engineering, business and management. Bobby was hired in to work in client relations for Hartford Petroleum, an Independent Oil and Gas Company. With success in the fast paced, upscale environment, improving client relations with field operations, communications came naturally and so it became a passion.
Luck and good timing as well as encouragement from family and friends helped to allow Bobby to start several Oil and Gas Exploration companies which enabled freedom to enjoy and achieve success. Initially retiring at 35 years of age Mr. Gilliam has continued to consult for several O & G companies over the last 18 years, developing sales strategies, communication programs, training techniques and conducting seminars which have greatly increased funding and growth.
In addition to work, Bobby is grateful for 2 amazing daughters and 3 grandchildren. Mr. Gilliam in his free time enjoys volunteering to charities and our animal shelters. Also travel and outdoor adventures.
Andrea Watson is ‘Dallas Girl’ who grew up in the Garland area. She graduated from South Garland HS and attended Texas State University where she studied Marketing. Andrea developed a passion for Event Planning and Conference Coordinating, and has worked with large firms in the Healthcare Information Technology and Education Industry. She’s planned dozens of high-end corporate events and conferences all over the country, and loves every aspect of the details involved. While in college she married her high school sweetheart and they have two beautiful daughters, Emily who is 21 and Elizabeth who is 16. Andrea is very involved with her daughter’s school activities and serves as the President of her Booster Club.