Scott E. King
Mr. King retired in October 2017 as Vice President—Exploration and Development of Petro Harvester Oil and Gas, LLC, having joined that company in October 2012. Mr. King joined Matador Resources Company at its founding in 2003 and served as Vice President—Exploration from 2003 to 2009 and Vice President—Geophysics and New Ventures from 2009 until 2012. He was previously with Matador Petroleum Corporation, joining that company in December 1996 as Chief Geophysicist.
Immediately prior to Matador Petroleum’s sale, Mr. King served as its Portfolio Manager and was responsible for recommending which drilling opportunities Matador Petroleum should pursue. Prior to joining Matador Petroleum, Mr. King worked for Enserch Corporation, a diversified energy company with interests in petroleum exploration and production, oilfield services, engineering design and construction, and natural gas transmission and distribution, as Team Leader for the Oklahoma Asset Group.
Mr. King began his career in 1983 with Sohio Petroleum, an integrated energy company. Mr. King received a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Alfred University in 1981 and a Master of Science degree in Geophysics from Wright State University in 1983.