Dave Stone

Chief Operating Officer

David Stone joined Ward Petroleum in 2013 after a long career at Marathon Oil/TXO. Dave served in a number of leadership positions over the course of 31 years at the company, including geological manager Mid-Continent, director-North American exploration, director-North American business strategy and development, and worldwide exploration manager. Prior to joining Marathon, Dave began his career as a geologist at Phillips Petroleum. Dave earned a M.S. in geology from the University of Minnesota-Duluth in 1980 and a B.S. in Earth science from the University Wisconsin-River Falls. Dave is a registered Professional Geologist in the state of Texas and a Board Member of OIPA.