James Parker, Vice President of Land
Prior to Wayfinder, Mr. Parker spent seven years at Oasis Petroleum holding various positions, including the last four as Land Manager and played a large role in multiple large-scale acquisitions in the Williston and Permian Basins. Prior to Oasis, Mr. Parker was a Senior Landman with Texas American Resources Company and was responsible for land operations for Texas American’s Eagle Ford, Haynesville and Anadarko assets. Prior to Texas American, Mr. Parker held various staff Land positions at Burlington Resources.
Mr. Parker has over 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and has worked in multiple major regions in the United States, including Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, North Dakota and Montana. Mr. Parker holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Petroleum Land Management degree from Texas Tech University and is a Certified Professional Landman.