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Will Allison is a Senior Land Manager at Valor

Will is a multifaceted professional who blends over a decade of experience in the oil and gas industry and possesses a legal background, holding a Juris Doctor (JD) degree from Texas A&M School of Law. In his most recent role, he served as the Vice President of Domestic Trust Services (DTS) for specialty assets, where he led teams in the complex field of Trusts and Estates specialty asset management. Utilizing his diverse skill set, Will has been adept at implementing and executing strategic initiatives aimed at optimizing business processes, procedures, and tools. In previous roles, Will gained nearly a decade of hands-on experience in the oil and gas sector, specializing in acquisitions, investment due diligence, title review, GIS mapping, and curative work. Combining legal acumen with industry-specific expertise, Will is a valuable asset to any team and client seeking to navigate the complexities of asset management in the oil and gas sector.

Will Allison, JD

Senior Manager, Land

Matt Autry is the President of Oil and Gas at Valor

Matt possesses 15 years of oil and gas industry experience that ranges from working as a landman to owning and managing minerals. He held managerial landman positions at King Operating, King Royalty, and Equinor (formerly Brigham Exploration/Statoil). Matt’s primary focus has been on the land management side of business, including mergers, trades, acquisitions and divestitures in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma and North Dakota. He also has experience in leasing, preparing units for drilling opportunities and managing the acquisition and development of mineral packages. Matt obtained a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Ashford University.

Matt Autry

President, Oil and Gas
Director, Exponential Growth

Ashlyn Barney is a Senior Land Analyst at Valor

Ashlyn Barney is a Registered Landmand, and has over 5 years working in the Oil and Gas Industry. A majority of her experience is in acquisitions, divestitures, leasing and mineral and leasehold title examination. Ashlyn has conducted due diligence for multi-billion-dollar acquisitions in various states including Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Colorado.

Ashlyn Barney, RL

Senior Landman

Jason Beck is the Director of Mineral Management at Valor

Jason Beck is a Certified Professional Landman and Certified Trust and Financial Advisor with extensive experience in servicing Trusts, Agencies and Foundations over his career. He was the Executive Director and Regional Manager of Mineral Asset Management for JPMorgan Chase for 17 years and oversaw all areas of mineral management. Jason received his BS from West Texas A&M University in Agricultural Business & Economics and holds a Petroleum Land Practice certification from Texas Christian University.

Jason Beck, CPL, CTFA

Director, Mineral Management

Aaron Calhoun is a Land and Mineral Manager at Valor

Aaron possesses over a decade of experience in land management and has a unique understanding of land owners' mindsets and how they operate. These years of experience have equipped Aaron to address the key concerns of proper land and asset management. A native Texan who hails from Abilene, Aaron maintains strong ties in West Texas and has worked for various ranch owners in the oil and mineral-rich Permian region. At Valor, Aaron is responsible for land management solutions and ensuring clients' land and assets are managed and optimized to their fullest potential.

Aaron Calhoun

Staff Landman

Ella Canfield is a Marketing Coordinator at Valor

Ella received her BS in Strategic Communication from Texas Christian University. During college, Ella gained marketing experience working for the National Cowgirl Hall of Fame, the Fort Worth Herd, and Luther King Capital Management. As Marketing Coordinator, Ella helps bring awareness of Valor's services to ensure clients know who we are, what we do, and how we can provide value.

Ella Canfield

Marketing Coordinator

Victoria Chick is a Data Tech at Valor

Victoria brings her passion for organization and structure. As data technician, she is responsible for digitizing physical archives to modernize our client records. Coming from a military family, she was born on a US Army base in Germany. She has a degree from Wade College and loves to play board games and crochet amigurumi.

Victoria Chick

Data Technician

Adriene Coney is a Revenue Analyst at Valor

Adrienne brings over 8 years of accounting experience to her role as a Revenue Analyst. Her prior experience includes property management accounting, vendor account management, and banking and accounts payable processing.

Adrienne Coney

Accounting Analyst

Janet Davis, CPA is a Staff Accountant at Valor

Janet is a Certified Public Accountant with experience in varying industries, including construction and oil and gas. Her accounting experience spans over two decades and has included time with XTO Energy, Bosque Systems, LLC and Dell Technologies. Janet is meticulous in her work, and is dedicated to delivering superior accounting support to Valor's clients. Janet has experience creating and maintaining AFE's and well records, joint interest audits, variance analysis and tax compliance.

Janet Davis, CPA

Staff Accountant

Joseph DeWoody is the Co-Founder, CEO and CTO of Valor

Joseph, the 2021 D CEO Energy Services and Technology Executive of the Year, has acquired and managed thousands of oil and gas interests during his career. He brings extensive experience in oil and gas exploration, production, investment, development and management and is a Certified Mineral Manager (CMM) and a Certified Professional Landman (CPL). Joseph is a life member of American Mensa and the National Society of Washington Family Descendants. He received his BBA and MBA from Baylor University, where he played football. He has also completed the Colorado School of Mines Petroleum SuperSchool. Joseph was appointed to the Texas Board of Professional Geoscientists and he serves as director of the National Association of Royalty Owners — Texas. He was named one of Oil and Gas Investor Magazine’s “Top 20 Under 40” and was featured in the Dallas Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Energy.”

Joseph DeWoody, CPL, CMM

Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder

Mackenzie Dougherty is an Executive Assistant at Valor

Prior to joining the Valor team, Mackenzie was an elementary school teacher, developing strong communication and organizational skills. Her years in academia positioned her to wear multiple hats and channel her high energy into various roles. Mackenzie's experience extends beyond the classroom to include event planning, partnership development, and record management. Mackenzie is a problem solver and multitasker, allowing her to deliver superior support to Valor's team and clients.

Mackenzie Dougherty

Executive Assistant

Skye Estes is a Mineral Manager at Valor

Skye has spent ten years as a landman working with Charbonnet Land Services and Waggoner Osborne Land Services. Focused on title work, mineral acquisition, and leasing in the Permian and Delaware Basins. Skye has also worked as a Specialty Asset Manager in the oil and gas division of Bank of America. Active member of the AAPL. Skye has a bachelor's degree in Communication Studies from the University of North Texas.

Skye Estes

Senior Landman

Michelle Farrington is a revenue accountant at Valor

Si acquired his BS in Accounting and Mathematics from Western Governors University. Before his role at Valor, Si immersed himself in a fast-paced working environment and pursued a banking career for three years, gaining valuable critical-thinking, detail-oriented, and time-efficiency skills. As a staff accountant, Si utilizes his meticulous nature and analysis skills to guarantee clients’ data is transferred and accurately reflected on Valor’s mineral management software, mineral.tech®.

Josiah "Si" Exum

Senior Accountant

Michelle Farrington is a revenue accountant at Valor

Michelle brings over ten years of senior revenue accounting experience from XTO Energy to the Valor team. She has years of experience working for one of the top oil and gas operators in the world. Michelle has seen and learned broad oil and gas accounting knowledge which she employs daily at Valor.

Michelle Farrington

Staff Accountant

Lindsay Hall is the Director of Client First at Valor

Lindsay brings extensive experience spanning two decades in client relations and sales across multiple industries. With her expertise in anticipating client needs and developing personalized solutions, Lindsay has built a reputation as a dependable advisor and strategic partner to those whom she serves. Building relationships founded on trust and providing superior service are the pillars of her work. Those, in addition to Lindsay's commitment to truly serve with excellence, are qualities that will greatly benefit Valor's client base with the addition of her role as Director of Client First. She proudly earned her undergraduate degree from Abilene Christian University and masters from Texas Christian University.

Lindsay Hall

Director, Client First

Hunter Harris is a Mineral Manager at Valor

Hunter graduated from TCU with a Bachelor of Science in Geology. He was a research assistant in the university’s Geology Department, as well as a standout member of the university’s Division I football program. As a mineral analyst, Hunter is responsible for updating and optimizing current clients' mineral portfolios and onboarding new clients.

Hunter Harris

Staff Landman

Teresa Hathcock is a Revenue Accountant at Valor

Teresa has 14 years of extensive experience in month-end revenue closing, account reconciliations, JIB accounting, invoicing and billing, monthly severance and royalty filing and reporting, regulatory compliance, ad-hoc reporting and research and variance analysis. Teresa possesses the ability to effectively utilize oil and gas related software and sites such as WolfePak, Quorum, Oildex, EnergyLink and PDS. Prior to Valor, she has worked in various accounting roles for P2 Energy Solutions, Wagner Oil Company, MineralWare and Bank of Texas.

Teresa Hathcock

Senior Accountant

Jill Heagy is an Executive Assistant at Valor

Jill brings robust expertise to the Valor team with her experience in executive support, budget analysis and project management. Jill previously worked as an executive assistant with Luther King Capital Management for nine years, prior to which she served in analyst and support roles with EDS for eight years.

Jill Heagy

Executive Assistant

Matthew Hoffacker is a Senior Accountant at Valor

Matthew brings accurate financial reporting and joint interest expertise to Valor. He spent the most recent five years of his career working as a Senior JIB Accountant with Total Energies Barnett USA, LLC. Hoffacker previously worked as Joint Interest Accountant for Crude Energy, where he managed all Account Payable and Joint Interest Accounting functions and successfully integrated departmental data in a parallel environment. He has also implemented efficient cloud-based EDI solutions for 1,200 non-operated upstream assets, provided full cycle AP support, and successfully integrated Oil and Gas companies operating in the Eagle Ford Shale, Permian, and San Juan Basin while at Texas Crude Operator. Matthew's extensive oil and gas accounting experience is well-suited for his role as Valor's JIB Specialist.

Matthew Hoffacker

Senior Accountant

Hanna Howard is the Chief of Staff at Valor

Hanna has 15 years in the college coaching profession, having spent the past eight as the Associate Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator for the Women’s Basketball program at Texas Christian University. Her involvement in all elements of strategic planning for on-court success, resulting in 13 winning seasons, 11 postseason appearances, and 5 conference championships, will bring immediate value to her role as Valor’s Chief of Staff. Howard’s ability to develop and recruit talent produced 38 Big 12 All-Conference Honors while at TCU, 5 Conference Players of the Year, 3 All-American Honors, and recognition as the #6 nationally ranked recruiting class in 2016. Hanna earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Communication from the University of Portland, where she played college basketball, and received her master’s degree from Concordia University, Irvine in Coaching and Athletic Administration and Sports Science.

Hanna Howard

Chief Operating Officer
Director, Amplify Excellence

Liz Jang is the Director of CPG and Valor Ignite at Valor

Liz brings a number of talents to the Valor team with expertise in operations, strategic planning, marketing, and customer service. She previously served as regional director for one of YPO's (formerly Young Presidents' Organization) largest regions in addition to other managerial roles over her 13-year tenure. As regional director she facilitated over 30 strategic planning sessions and oversaw the expansion and development of four new markets in the region as well as two additional emerging markets. Prior to YPO, Liz worked in commercial real estate property management. Liz obtained a bachelor's degree in history with a minor in business from Texas A&M University.

Liz Jang

Director, Valor Ignite

Liz Johnston is a Senior Accountant and Manager of Special Projects at Valor

Liz has enjoyed a successful career in leadership roles across multiple industries, including event planning, business development, entrepreneurship, and marketing. She earned a Bachelor of Arts from Davidson College in North Carolina and is currently enrolled in the UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management earning an Executive MBA. Liz's education and experiences allow her the ability to apply real-world applications and emerging technologies to further optimize Valor's accounting department and overall company success.

Liz Johnston

Director, Relentless Innovation

Hannah Jones is the Director of Marketing at Valor

Hannah brings nearly a decade of experience to her role as Director of Marketing. She previously worked with brands such as Chick-fil-A, Neiman Marcus, Abercrombie & Fitch and Cook Children's Health Care System. She has extensive experience in preparing and leading strategies rooted in both traditional and digital marketing tactics. Hannah also spent time working at the Richards Group and iProspect. Hannah received a BS in Psychology and a BS in Communication Studies from Texas Christian University.

Hannah Jones

Director, Marketing

Mimi Keenom is a Division Order Manager at Valor

Mimi has had a distinguished oil and gas career. Working as a Lease Analyst, Land Supervisor Assistant and Division Order Manager for companies such as Quicksilver Resources, Union Pacific Resources, and Clear Fork Royalty. Mimi brings a wealth of land related experience to Valor. She has experience on all sides of oil and gas and has worked for oil and gas operators as well as mineral and royalty owners. Her ability to navigate the land and division orders departments of large oil and gas companies is unparalleled.

Mimi Keenom

Senior Manager, Division Orders

Peter Milley is a Director of Business Development at Valor

Peter has nearly a decade of experience in Oil and Gas, ranging from infrastructure build outs, reserve-based lending, land management and software development focused on mineral rights. Peter received his bachelor's degree from Georgetown University in 2015 and MBA from Texas Christian University in 2019.

Peter Milley

Director, Business Development

John Moncrief is a Partner at Valor

John is well-versed in business, geology and energy and is a Certified Mineral Manager and Registered Professional Landman. With experience as a fourth generation mineral rights owner and acquisitions landman, John has put his entrepreneurial skills to good use. His expertise was recognized in the inaugural class of the Fort Worth Business Press “20 In Their 20's.” He is a member of the Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate, and is a board member at the Fort Worth Petroleum Club. John received his BA in entrepreneurial management and BS in applied geoscience with a minor in energy technology management from Texas Christian University. He has also completed the Colorado School of Mines Petroleum SuperSchool.

John Moncrief, RPL, CMM

Director, Private Wealth

Jason Nadaskay is the Chief People Officer at Valor

Jason brings nearly two decades of teaching, counseling, coaching, and consulting experience to his role of Chief People Officer. Jason earned his Master of Marriage and Family Therapy (MMFT) from Abilene Christian University, and has built a career implementing goal-oriented training, counseling, and management programs for various organizations across the world. In his most recent pursuit, Jason became certified as an Associate Professional in Human Resources® (aPHR), allowing him to utilize these skills to maximize both individual and organizational potential at Valor.

Jason Nadaskay, aPHR

Chief People Officer

Adam Powell is the Chief Accounting Officer at Valor

Adam is a Certified Public Accountant with experience in public accounting as a financial statement auditor for publicly and privately held clientele in the oil & gas, manufacturing, distribution and healthcare industries. After moving into industry accounting, he worked with a rapidly growing start up to develop first time financial and accounting processes, controls and various reporting packages. Adam is a member of the Texas Society of CPAs as well as the American Institute of CPAs. He obtained a bachelor’s degree in finance from Oklahoma State University as well as an additional bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Central Oklahoma.

Adam Powell, CPA

Chief Accounting Officer
Director, Risk Management

Pam Presswood is the Chief Information Officer at Valor

Pam has forty years of dedicated experience in information technologies. She has executed multiple highly successful systems and financial application software conversions. As Chief Information Officer, Pam designs, deploys and manages the strategic systems infrastructure for Valor. She also oversees the systems architecture, operations, and implementation of business applications as our company continues to expand exponentially.

Pam Presswood

Chief Information Officer

Dustin Proctor is a Mineral Manager at Valor

Dustin, a Registered Landman, brings a diverse background to the team with his experience in sales, project management and talent recruitment. He built strong leadership and relationship skills as an All-American collegiate quarterback. Dustin obtained a Behavioral Sciences degree from Hardin-Simmons University and enjoys volunteering and giving back through a variety of community service projects.

Dustin Proctor, RL

Staff Landman

Cathy Ramirez is an Oil and Gas Controller at Valor

Cathy, an experienced oil and gas accounting veteran, has served in numerous controller and accounting manager rolls for oil and gas operators. She has vast experience with complex oil and gas and corporate accounting practices. She has significant experience in Cost Accounting, General Ledger, Financial Reporting, Human Resources, Tax Return Preparation and Fixed Assets. Cathy has worked at companies such as Acacia Exploration, HighMark Energy Operating, Longview Energy, and Pacesetter Energy. In addition to her broad oil and gas industry experience, Cathy also spent ten years in public accounting.

Cathy Ramirez

Oil and Gas Controller
Director, Oil and Gas Accounting

Jeffrey Rowe is a Senior Data Analyst at Valor

Jeff brings his experience in project accounting, scripting, data analysis and database management to his role as a Senior Data Analyst. His prior accounting experience includes project accounting oversight, billings management and inventory management. Jeff has also completed the Strategic Data Storytelling program from the University of Chicago.

Jeffrey Rowe

Senior Data Analyst

Stephanie Scott is a Senior Accountant at Valor

Stephanie is a seasoned professional with 15 years of experience in accounting, primarily in the oil and gas industry. Holding a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Strayer University, her specialized skills in oil and gas accounting make her an invaluable asset to Valor's client portfolio. Highly proficient in analysis and reporting, Stephanie excels at identifying opportunities for optimization while effectively mitigating risks for her clients. Over the years, she has gained extensive experience working with various platforms and software, equipping her with the versatility and agility needed to adapt to rapidly changing work environments. Her multi-faceted expertise and dedication to client success make Stephanie a standout in her field, and a trusted advisor for those navigating the complexities of oil and gas accounting.

Stephanie Scott

Senior Accountant

Claire Shaw is the Director, West Texas Region at Valor

As the fourth generation in her family to work in the Oil and Gas Industry, Claire brings technical and cultivated knowledge, both essential to her role as the Director of West Texas at Valor. Having worked for a prominent mineral owner in Texas, Claire understands the challenges, level of work, and attention to detail the job requires. She has five and a half years of experience as a Business Manager and devoted eight years of her career to J.P. Morgan Private Bank in Texas. Claire and her family have resided in Midland for over ten years - the home to major crude oil hubs in the Permian Basin. As Director of West Texas, she will manage Valor's second location, work face-to-face with local clients, and act as Valor's representative in Midland.

Claire Ames Shaw

Director, West Texas Region

Tim Stackpole is a Staff Accountant at Valor

Tim earned his Bachelors of Arts in History from the University of North Texas and Bachelors of Science in Accounting from Tarleton University. Prior to his role at Valor, Tim worked as a Senior Accountant for an operating company that managed Skilled Nursing Facilities, responsible for monthly financial preparation and regulatory reporting. Additionally, Stackpole worked for a CPA firm where he assisted clients in varying industries, gaining exposure to a diverse set of accounting needs. Tim brings his knowledge on accounting principles and data analysis to focus on accuracy and provide organization to his Staff Accountant position at Valor.

Tim Stackpole

Staff Accountant

Meredith Talley is the Director of Oil and Gas Services at Valor

Meredith is a Certified Professional Landman (CPL) and has worked in the oil & gas industry since 2005. She has spent her career building strong relationships with a variety of partners, from Fortune 500 companies to family-owned boutiques and individuals. She possesses substantial interpersonal communication & organizational skills as a result of her background and career experience. She has held positions at Double Eagle Energy, XTO, Hunt Oil Company and Quinn Resources. Meredith earned her Bachelor's degree from TCU, adding to the growing list of Horned Frogs on the Valor team.

Meredith Talley, CPL

Director, Oil and Gas Services

Nat Walter is a Senior Mineral Manager at Valor

Nat is a Certified Professional Landman (CPL) with thirteen years of experience in the Oil & Gas Industry as a landman and land technician. He spent eight years of his career working in mineral management for Trusts & Estates at JPMorgan Chase. As a Senior Mineral Manager at Valor, Nat utilizes his extensive knowledge and hands-on experience to increase the value and optimize the accuracy of our clients data.

Nathaniel "Nat" Walter, CPL

Mineral Manager

Camille Werstak is an Exeutive Assistant at Valor

Camille received her BS in Communication Studies from Texas Christian University. Before TCU, Camille lived in Switzerland and acquired an international education and cross-culture interactions. She is bilingual and a proficient communicator and writer in both English and Spanish. Camille has experience in mineral rights and working at a law firm, which equipped her with fundamental skills that assist in the seamless execution of operations at Valor.

Camille Werstak

Special Projects Staff

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