Biography

Michael Wichterich

Independent Director

Mr. Wichterich has served on our board of directors since January 2021. Since 2009, Mr. Wichterich has served as the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Three Rivers Operating, a privately-held exploration and production company with a focus in the Permian Basin. Prior to founding Three Rivers Operating, Mr. Wichterich served in the Chief Financial Officer roles at Texas American Resources from 2006 to 2009, New Braunfels Utilities from 2004 to 2005 and Mariner Energy from 1998 to 2003. Mr. Wichterich began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he worked in their energy auditing practice from 1989 to 1997. Mr. Wichterich has also served as a board member of Grizzly Energy since 2018 and Bruin E&P Operating since 2020. Mr. Wichterich has previously served on the board of directors of USA Compression Partners from October 2017 to April 2018 and Sabine Oil and Gas from 2016 to 2020. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas. We believe that Mr. Wichterich’s extensive background in oil and gas and accounting qualifies him for service on our board of directors.