TULSA, Okla., April 16, 2018 — Samson Resources II, LLC (“Samson” or the “Company”) announced today that Josh C. Anders has joined the Company as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Anders comes to Samson with over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, most recently as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Adams Resources & Energy, Inc. Previously, he served as Vice President and Controller at Southwestern Energy Company; Vice President and Treasurer for Beryl Oil and Gas, LP and Corporate Finance Manager at Pogo Producing Company.
Joseph Mills, President and Chief Executive Officer of Samson stated, “We are very pleased to have Josh join our senior leadership team. Josh has a deep understanding of our industry coupled with a strong financial background in both the private and public markets and he will be a strong addition to our team. With a 2018 drilling budget of over $100 million and a strong balance sheet, Samson is being strategic in its acquisition and development opportunities, and Josh will play a key role in guiding those decisions.”
Mr. Anders is a Certified Public Accountant and holds an Executive MBA from Texas A&M University, a Masters from the University of Houston with a focus in Accounting and a Bachelor of Science in finance from Louisiana State University. Mr. Anders also served 6 years in the Louisiana Army National Guard where he was a two-time recipient of the Army Achievement Medal.
Samson is a privately held onshore exploration and production company headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
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