Jeff Voncannon, Founder and President, Redman Management Company
Jeff founded Redman Energy Corporation in 1992 and led its development until its sale in 2002. He subsequently founded Redman Energy Holdings I, L.P., and Redman Energy Holdings II, L.P, which were sold to Eagle Rock Energy in 2007. Jeff led turnarounds at Prize Petroleum and Patara Oil and Gas, from 2010-2014. In 2013 Redman established F250, LLC with GSO Blackstone which had multiple dispositions to Stout Energy, Ryca Energy and Enerquest Oil and Gas in 2019. As an investor/owner in Scandrill Inc., Jeff was asked by the majority shareholders in 2020 to assume the role of Board Chair and CEO in order to reposition the distressed company. In 13 months, he successfully pivoted the company with a plan for future growth or acquisition.
Jeff is a Distinguished Graduate of Texas A&M’s Petroleum Engineering School and currently serves as a member of the Industry Advisory Board at Texas A&M’s Petroleum Engineering School, Mays Innovation Research Center, and as an advisory board member of the First Liberty Institute. He is a former Chairman of the Board of Houston Christian High School, BridgePoint Bible Church in Houston, and Baseball USA, and served as Board member of Spring Branch Memorial Sports Association. He is also a member of TIPRO, IPAA, and Houston Producers’ Forum.
Pat is currently Senior Vice President of Teamalytics (business division of the Flippen Group) and a college baseball color analyst for Fox Sports. Prior to that he spent 11 years working in the financial services industry with Morgan Stanley and 8 seasons playing professional baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies and MIllwauke Brewers. He was a member of the 1988 gold medal Olympic team and is the author of a soon to be released “More Than the Score” (October 2020). He and his wife Christina have raised three sons.
Jeff Thomas is the Founder/CEO of Archetype Wealth Partners and author of Trading Up: Moving from Success to Significance on Wall Street. After 25 years of working for the biggest names on Wall Street, Jeff and his team concluded that they could only pursue their vision by starting their own firm in 2017. Jeff and his wife Dolly are also well invested in the community, serving with a variety of non-profit organizations, ministries and foundations.
David Cook is a top sports psychology consultant, speaker, business consultant, and best-selling author on the mental advantage. He has coached world champions and MVP’s in the NBA, National Champions in the NCAA and has worked with hundreds of elite athletes from the PGA, NFL, and MLB using his principles of focus, passion, and mental toughness.
Les Csorba is a Partner with Heidrick and Struggles in Houston. Prior to that, Les served in the White House as a special assistant to the President of the United States for presidential personnel during the George H.W. Bush Administration. He also serves on the Board of Yellowstone Academy, and is the author of Trust: The One Thing that Makes or Breaks a Leader.
Terry Looper is the Founder, President and CEO of Texon LP. His passion is to mentor fellow business and nonprofit leaders. Terry is also deeply involved in the community, serves numerous non-profit organizations, and is the author of Sacred Pace: Four Steps to Hearing God and Aligning Yourself with His Will.