Jack is the owner of Fleet Energy Company, LLC, which manages mineral, royalty, working and surface interest for family entities. He spends much of his time working with interest owners to negotiate lease terms, consideration, review oil and gas runs, and division orders.
He is a past president of the NARO Texas Chapter and currently serves on the Oklahoma NARO, NARO Foundation and NARO National Boards. He is also a member of the AAPL. Jack received his Certified Mineral Manager (CMM) at the professional level in 2011 and has taught CMM review classes.
Jack has delivered several presentations involving mineral and royalty management at NARO events. He also works as an advocate for mineral and royalty owners at the State Capitol in Austin, Texas, giving testimony on the impact of legislation being considered to be made law.
Born in Fort Worth, Jack was raised in Dallas and Tulsa, currently resides in Houston, Texas. He grew up surrounded by his family's oil and gas business which was founded by his great grandfather in Seminole I.T. (Indian Territory), Oklahoma prior to statehood. His earliest recollections of the oil and gas business include time spent with his father and grandfather visiting drill sites and talking with the tool pushers, while watching wells come in.
Jack graduated from Baylor University with a BBA in Finance and Business Statistics in 1987. He worked in the Information Technology Industry for over 15 years, from International Value-Added Resellers to small PC integrators. He founded his own technology firm, Fleet Internet Technologies, LLC, in December of 2003.
Certified Mineral Manager, 2011
Education: Baylor University (B.B.A., 1987)