About AAPL


Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, AAPL is led by its member-elected executive committee, board of directors and dedicated staff. For the most up-to-date contact information, log in to view the Membership Directory.

If you are not a member, please contact AAPL at aapl@landman.org or (817) 847-7700.

Membership Directory

Executive Committee

James “Jim” T. Devlin, CPL

James “Jim” T. Devlin, CPL

Lincoln Energy

Carl D. Campbell, CPL

Carl D. Campbell, CPL

First Vice President
Alamo Resources

Gregory “Greg” M. Riedl, CPL

Gregory “Greg” M. Riedl, CPL

Second Vice President
Harold J. Anderson Inc.

William “Will” G. Boone, CPL

William “Will” G. Boone, CPL

Third Vice President
Wildcat Resources Inc.

Cranford Newell, CPL

Cranford Newell, CPL

Robert L. Bayless, Producer LLC

Sara Worsham, CPL

Sara Worsham, CPL

Paul Hastings

Lester A. Zitkus, CPL

Lester A. Zitkus, CPL

Immediate Past President
Gulfport Energy Corp.

Regional Directors

Alaska: Jason Lyons, RPL

Ark-La-Tex: Paul Wood, CPL

Austin: Kyle Dubiel

Bakersfield: Christin L. Faber, RPL

Baton Rouge: John Bullock, CPL

Canada: Kristin Rennie 

Canada: Shaun Williams

Corpus Christi: Nicole Maxwell, CPL

Dallas: Brian K. Tolson Jr., RPL

Denver: P. Kelly Muldoon, CPL

East Texas: Lucy Wathen, CPL

Fort Smith: Griffin Hanna

Fort Worth: Rodney L. Black, CPL

Houston: Allyson Johnstone Howard, CPL

Lafayette: RIchard A. Hines, CPL

Los Angeles: Jason M. Downs, RPL

Michael Late Benedum: Britney A. Crookshanks, CPL

Michigan: Steven N. Rapanos, CPL

Mississippi: Wesley T. Day, CPL

Montana: John R. Lee, RPL

Nevada: Ryan Bensing, RPL

New Mexico: Jared A. Hembree

New Orleans: Benjamin J. Waring CPL

North Dakota: Kate Black

North Houston: Travis W. Beavers, CPL

North Texas: Terry P. Caves, CPL

Oklahoma City: Robert Rice, CPL

Panhandle: Bruce E. Payne, CPL

Permian Basin: Clay Whitehead, CPL

San Antonio: Benjamin Holliday

San Juan Basin: Matthew Gray, CPL

Southern Appalachian: Dan Kostrub

Southern Oklahoma: Lars Noble, CPL

Tri-State: Jess A. Rowe, CPL

Tulsa: Adam W. Robinson, CPL

Utah: Robert H. Wilson III, RPL

West Houston: Curtis D. Horne, CPL

Wichita: Adam Petz, CPL

Wyoming: Cameron Corbett, CPL

Board Member Appointments

The Board of Directors is composed of elected officers of AAPL, the Immediate Past President and one director from each affiliated local association except Canada, which shall be allowed two directors.

The Board is responsible for general management of the affairs of AAPL within the scope of the Bylaws. Responsibility is exercised primarily by establishing broad objectives and policies governing both short-term and long-range objectives. Specific objectives and policies may originate from deliberation of the Board itself or may result from consideration of recommendations by committees, subcommittees or by the president and other officers.

Local Associations