Russell “Rusty” V. Johnson, III is the CEO of JEC Operating, LLC in Oklahoma City and was co-founder of Johnson Exploration Company in 1981. JEC currently operates about 100 wells in Oklahoma and West Virginia. Mr. Johnson is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with a BBA degree in Finance. He served our country in the U.S. Navy from 1973 to 1976 as a commissioned officer. Mr. Johnson was a charter member of the U.S. Marine Corps Coordinating Council of Oklahoma and serves on the Executive Advisory Board. Johnson serves as a board member for the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association and on OIPA’s legislative and crude oil committees. He is a member of the Oklahoma Corporation Commission industry advisory committee, a member of the Oklahoma City Association of Petroleum Landmen and president of the board directors of the Hidden Mine Ranch Owners’ Association in Crested Butte, Colorado.