William D. James

William D. JamesRole

  • Vice President, Oil & Gas – Gulf Coast


  • Joined the Company in 1974
  • Over 35 years experience in oil and gas leasing, production and acquisition
  • Responsible for managing the Company’s Gulf Coast Oil & Gas holdings


  • BS, Business Administration, West Virginia Wesleyan College


  • Certified Professional Landman
  • Member, Houston Association of Professional Landmen
  • Member, American Association of Professional Landmen
  • Member, Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners
  • Member, Louisiana Oil & Gas Association
  • Member, Independent Petroleum Association of America


  • Married, two children, two grandchildren, resides in Sugar Land, TX
  • Interests include fishing, golf and tennis