Nick Maschas

Bachelor of Science degree, in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering from West Virginia University. Currently President of Log Analysis Solutions, a Professional Engineering firm located in Midland, Texas. Prior to forming LAS, Nick worked as Operations Manager for Element Petroleum and Manhattan Petroleum. He started his career as field engineer for Schlumberger Wireline.
Over 23 years of experience.


John Burns II

BBA in Finance (magna cum laude) from Texas Christian University. Currently serves as President of SITL Energy, LLC, a privately held oil and gas company in Midland, Texas. SITL engages in the acquisition of high-quality, high rate-of-return projects with a primary focus on under-exploited assets in the core Midland Basin.


Thomas Randall Slimp, Jr.

BBA in Finance & International Business from the University of Alabama. Mr. Slimp is the founder of TRS Resources LLC (“TRS”), a privately held oil & gas company headquartered in Midland, Texas. TRS specializes in maximizing capital efficiency through the development and negotiation of acreage acquisitions in the core Midland Basin. Since 2013, Mr. Slimp and TRS, in conjunction with their partners, have grown their acreage portfolio to cover in excess of several thousand acres across the Permian Basin. In his spare time Mr. Slimp mentors with Big Brother Big Sisters of Midland, Texas.