The senior leadership team has a combined 100+ years of oil & gas experience with a proven track record of executing the “Acquire, Exploit, and Operate” strategy. Collectively, the FDL team has participated in the acquisition of over $9 billion worth of oil and gas assets over the last 25 years.

T. Porter Trimble

Founder & Chairman

Jake Plunk

Chief Executive Officer

Robert H. Mase


R. Blake Ramsey

Chief Financial Officer

Jim Mayfield

Chief Accounting Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

Joe Nicholas

Chief Operating Officer