T. Porter Trimble

Founder & Chairman

Mr. Trimble has over 30 years of experience acquiring and operating over $8 billion of oil and gas assets. He was Vice Chairman of Merit Energy Company prior to founding FDL, playing an essential role in the company’s growth for over 20 years. Prior to working at Merit, he held various positions at Graham Resources, Inc. and Amoco Production Company. He graduated with an ME in Petroleum Engineering in 1986 and a BS in Petroleum Geology from Louisiana State University in 1984.

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