Austin McDaniel
Vice President

Mr. McDaniel is the VP of operations and business development for The McDaniel Company where he oversees all matters related to the plugging & abandonment operations of the company.  A 2006 graduate from the University of San Diego with degrees in Finance & Communications, Mr. McDaniel also manages The McDaniel Company’s oil & gas portfolio consisting of 50+ operated wells and exploration & production ventures across a seven state region.

Mr. McDaniel’s responsibilities include drilling, completion & production engineering, financial modeling & capital budgeting, acquisition & divestiture due diligence, accounting, joint interest billing, corporate & regulatory governance and legal advisor.

Mr. McDaniel is a member of multiple professional organizations including the ADAM Energy Forum, Young Professionals in Energy, Society of Petroleum Engineers, The Dallas Petroleum Club and the Dallas Wildcatters Committee. Mr. McDaniel is also an avid golfer and participates in several qualifying tournaments annually including the U.S. Open, Texas State Amateur, USGA Amateur & Mid-Amateur events.