Mr. Joseph N. Jaggers has over 30 years in the Oil and Gas Industry in Engineering, Operations and Management Positions. Mr. Jaggers is currently Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President of Jagged Peak Energy LLC since its inception in April 2013.
Previously he was Chief Executive Officer, President and a Member of the Board of Managers of Ute Energy LLC beginning in July 2010, and ending with the sale for over $1 billion in November 2012. Mr. Jaggers served as a Director, Chief Operating Officer and President of Bill Barrett Corporation from July 2006 to June 2010. He served as Vice President of Exploration and Production for Williams Companies, Inc., Denver Region, from August 2001 until he joined Bill Barrett Corporation in 2006. Prior to his position at Williams, Mr. Jaggers served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Barrett Resources Corporation from July 2000 to August 2001, when Barrett was acquired by Williams. He has served in a variety of positions of increasing responsibility with BP and Amoco, both in the United States and internationally, from 1981 to 2000. He served as a Director of Mission Resources Corporation until it was acquired by Petro Hawk and currently serves on the board of National Fuel Gas. He served on the Executive Board of the Independent Petroleum Association of the Mountain States, and was President of the Colorado Oil and Gas Association. In September 2009 he was named into the Rocky Mountain Oil & Gas Hall of Fame.
Mr. Jaggers earned a Bachelor’s of Science Degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point and served in the United States Army for six years. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.