U.S. Energy Development Corporation, an exploration and production (E&P) company focused on the development of energy projects throughout North America and based in Arlington, Texas, announces Jacob Daniels has joined as the Vice President of Land. Daniels is responsible for managing and overseeing the firm's leasehold and land contracts.
Before joining U.S Energy, Daniels worked as a senior landman at Chisholm Energy Holdings, LLC, where he helped acquire and develop a substantial leasehold position in the Delaware Basin. He began his oil and gas career in 2005 as a field landman in the Barnett Shale. With hard work, he was promoted to an in-house landman position with a small independent operator in 2009. He continued to grow his responsibilities, becoming the acquisition and divestiture landman for Quicksilver Resources, Inc. in Fort Worth in 2011.
Daniels received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Stephen F. Austin State University and his MBA in Energy Management from Texas Christian University. Daniels earned the designation Certified Professional Landman (CPL) from the American Association of Professional Landmen in 2015.