Mr. Woodall has served as HighPoint Resources Chief Executive Officer and President since January 2013 and served as Chief Operating Officer from July 2010 until August 2013. Mr. Woodall became a director of the Company in May 2013. He served as Executive Vice President—Operations from February 2010 until July 2010 and as Senior Vice President—Operations from April 2007 until February 2010. Mr. Woodall has over 30 years of industry experience.
Mr. Woodall received a Mechanical Engineering degree from Louisiana State University in 1984. He received much of his technical training and operations experience while employed at Amoco. He was exposed to a variety of basins and operating environments at multiple field, district, and regional Amoco offices. Mr. Woodall later worked at Snyder Oil and Forest Oil companies holding a variety of operations and asset management positions and served as Senior Vice President—Western US for Forest Oil Corporation from 2004 to April 2007.