Management

DOMINIC SPENCER

President and Chief Executive Officer

Prior to Nine Point Energy, Dominic Spencer served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Nine Point’s predecessor company, Triangle USA Petroleum Corporation. Prior to becoming Triangle USA’s President and COO in 2015, Mr. Spencer served as its Executive Vice President of Operations from 2014-2015 and in various drilling and operational roles since joining the Company in July 2011.  Mr. Spencer’s efforts and expertise significantly aided Triangle USA’s successful transition from a non-op business to a full-scale Williston Basin operator.  Before joining Triangle USA, he worked for eight years with Bill Barrett Corporation as Operations Manager and in various other roles on numerous assets.  Mr. Spencer graduated from Colorado School of Mines in 2003 with a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering.

DOUGLAS GRIGGS

Chief Accounting Officer

Mr. Griggs was appointed as the Company’s Chief Accounting Officer in March 2017, and he has served as the Company’s Principal Financial Officer since May 2017. Mr. Griggs previously served as the Chief Accounting Officer of Triangle Petroleum Corporation from November 2014 to March 2017 and as Chief Accounting Officer of Venoco, Inc. from January 2006 through October 2014. Mr. Griggs was formerly an Audit Senior Manager with Ernst & Young LLP, and he subsequently held various financial management and consulting positions prior to 2006. Mr. Griggs has an accounting degree from the University of Northern Iowa and is a certified public accountant.

ASHLEY GARBER

General Counsel

Prior to Nine Point Energy, Ashley Garber served as General Counsel and Secretary of Nine Point’s predecessor company, Triangle USA Petroleum Corporation.  Prior to becoming General Counsel of Triangle USA in 2014, Ms. Garber served as its Associate Counsel, then Interim General Counsel from 2012-2014.  Before joining Triangle USA, Ms. Garber served as Assistant General Counsel for Kinder Morgan Energy Partners.  She began her legal career as an associate at Van Ness Feldman LLP in Washington, D.C. focusing on the firm’s oil and natural gas pipeline practice and renewable and fossil fuel project development.  Ms. Garber received a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University and a juris doctorate from the University of Houston.

BRYAN GUNDERSON

Executive Vice President, Finance

Prior to Nine Point Energy, Bryan Gunderson was a Vice President in Nine Point’s predecessor company, Triangle USA Petroleum Corporation.   Before joining Triangle USA, Mr. Gunderson worked at General Electric, Chevron and Lehman Brother’s Natural Resources investment banking.  He began his career at the Council on Foreign Relations, where he is now a Term Member.  He received a bachelor’s degree from Bard College and a MBA from The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania.

JONATHAN SAMUELS, CFA

Special Advisor

Prior to Nine Point Energy, Jonathan Samuels served as Chief Executive Officer and as a director of Nine Point’s predecessor company, Triangle USA Petroleum Corporation. Prior to becoming CEO of Triangle USA, Mr. Samuels served as its Chief Financial Officer from 2009-2012. Before joining Triangle USA, Mr. Samuels was an investment professional responsible for research and investment sourcing in the energy sector at Palo Alto Investors, an investment management firm founded in 1989, for five years. Mr. Samuels received his B.A. from the University of California and his M.B.A. from the Wharton School. He also holds a Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

KARL WEBER, INTERIM CFO

Interim Chief Financial Officer

Karl Weber serves as Interim Chief Financial Officer at Nine Point Energy to assist in staging the company for future growth. With over three decades spent building and nurturing energy companies, Mr. Weber has extensive and practical knowledge on how to position the management team for success. Mr. Weber founded and served as CEO, CFO, and COO for multiple energy companies, and by doing so, possesses a fundamental understanding of value drivers in the energy sector. In addition to assisting companies become successful, Mr. Weber is a staunch advocate of and mentor for the financial education of young people. Mr. Weber was educated at the University of Denver and Harvard Business School.

 

 

 

 

HEADQUARTERS
1001 17th St., 14th Floor
Denver, CO 80202
720-697-2111

FIELD OFFICE
2663 141st Ave NW
P.O. Box 606
Alexander, ND 58831

HEADQUARTERS
1001 17th St., 14th Floor
Denver, CO 80202
720-697-2111

FIELD OFFICE
2663 141st Ave NW
P.O. Box 606
Alexander, ND 58831

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