Floyd L. Smith – Chairman, CEO
Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Harding University, and has over 19 years of experience working in the oil and gas industry. In October 1998, Mr. Smith started Petron Energy, Inc. and has been involved in all administrative and field operations for the company. Under his leadership, the company has funded and drilled over 50 wells in twelve years. Petron Energy II, Inc. is the successor to Petron Energy, Inc. He has knowledge in all phases of drilling, completion and production. He has worked closely with the project geologists and engineers in the origination and acquisition of oil and gas prospects. Mr. Smith is also a member of the president’s council of Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas.
David Knepper – Director, Petroleum Engineer
Mr. Knepper has a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Texas A&M University. He has over 37 years of experience working with oil and gas companies, specializing in production, reservoir analysis and acquisitions. Mr. Knepper also has expertise in both the technical and financial sides of the oil and gas business.