Mike Herman
Chief Operating Officer

Mike Herman has 30 years of operational management, strategic and financial leadership experience with a diverse background in accounting, finance, treasury, compliance, information technology security, risk management, human resources and commercial transactions (M&A).

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional Organizations

  • American Institute of Certificated Public Accountants (AICPA) – Member
  • Financial Executives International (FEI) – Member
  • Council of Petroleum Accountants Societies (COPAS) – Member
  • Acquisition Divestiture and Merger (ADAM) Energy Forum – Member

Board and Community Service

  • National Eagle Scout Association – Eagle Scout and Member


  • B.B.A. in Management, Texas Christian University
  • M.B.A. in Business Administration, Texas Christian University

Professional Experience

  • Whitley Penn
    • Chief Operating Officer
  • TEP Barnett USA (subsidiary of TOTAL Group)
    • Finance Director
  • Newark E&P Operating
    • Chief Financial Officer
  • First American Payment Systems
    • Chief Financial Officer
  • JP Morgan – Commerce Solutions Division
    • Chief Compliance Officer
  • Jacobs Engineering Group
  • AMR/American Airlines
  • Arthur Andersen


  • Former Adjunct Professor in the College of Business Administration at the University of Texas at Arlington