L. Charles Moncla, Jr.
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Moncla has been our Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer since February 2011. He has been the sole shareholder and chief executive officer of WSB since September 2009. From January 2009 to September 2009, Mr. Moncla was an independent consultant. Mr. Moncla previously served as vice president of Key Energy Services, Inc. from October 2007 until January 2009 following his sale of Moncla Well Service, Inc. to Key Energy. In November 1984, Mr. Moncla founded Moncla Well Service, Inc., a workover rig company, and grew the company until its sale to Key Energy. In 2001, Mr. Moncla founded Moncla Marine, a barge workover company for shallow water oilfield operations, and expanded its operations by organizing Brothers Oilfield Service in 2004. Brothers Oilfield Service provides swabbing, tubing testing, hot oil, anchor services, mud tank and generator rentals.
J. Clarke Legler, II
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Legler has been our Chief Financial Officer since November 2010, our Secretary since August 2011 and a Director since March 2011. Mr. Legler has over 16 years of executive and start-up experience in the technology and energy industries and six years of commercial banking background. From October 1996 through November 2010, Mr. Legler served as strategic advisor to Thompson Family Companies a real estate developer. From December 2001 to December 2010, he served as the chief financial officer of, and thereafter has provided recordkeeping and finance consulting services to, Layton Energy and Layton Corporation, a group of companies, including E&P, pipeline, oilfield services and waste disposal companies in the energy industry.
Timothy L. Morrison
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Morrison has been our Executive Vice President of Operations since November 2011. In December 2012, Mr. Morrison was selected to serve as Platinum's Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Morrison was President and Chief Executive Officer of Gravis Oil Corporation (f/k/a MegaWest Energy Corp.) from January 4, 2011 to November 2011. Mr. Morrison was also Secretary of Gravis Oil from March 10, 2011, and a director of Gravis Oil from April 29, 2011, to November 2011. Prior to joining MegaWest, Mr. Morrison managed the operations of Cox Operating, LLC and Cox Oil, LLC as Chief Operating Officer for five years. Prior to joining Cox he spent five years with Halliburton Energy Services and served as District Manager of Halliburton’s operations in the San Juan and Raton Basin oil fields. Mr. Morrison’s experience includes both onshore and offshore facility and personnel management. He has experience with stimulation, sand control, completion tools, reservoir modeling and production analysis and has background in both domestic and international assets. Mr. Morrison is currently on the board of directors of the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association.