About Us

White Star Petroleum, LLC, is a growing independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Headquartered in Oklahoma City, the company conducts its business exclusively in the Mid-Continent region of Oklahoma and owns over 450,000 net leasehold acres. White Star is committed to maintaining best-in-class operations and continuing to expand and develop its large resource base in a safe and responsible manner.

Leadership

Elliot J. Chambers
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Chambers was appointed Chief Executive Officer of White Star in February 2016, before that serving as Chief Financial Officer of American Energy – Woodford, LLC, American Energy – Nonop, LLC and American Energy – Minerals, LLC. Previously, Mr. Chambers worked for Chesapeake Energy Corporation for seven years in increasing roles of importance, most notably as Vice President and Treasurer. Prior to Chesapeake, Mr. Chambers worked in New York for Colgate-Palmolive Corporation, Prudential Financial, Verizon Communications and Ernst & Young in various finance, treasury and accounting roles. Mr. Chambers earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Oklahoma State University in 1995, a Master of Business Administration from New York University in 2006 and is a certified public accountant.

Joseph D. Craig
Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Craig was appointed Chief Operating Officer of White Star in February 2016, before that serving as Vice President of Operations of American Energy – Woodford, LLC. Previously, Mr. Craig worked at Chesapeake Energy Corporation for four years as Production Manager and Senior Asset Manager. Prior to Chesapeake, Mr. Craig worked for Samson Resources, Inc., Occidental Oil and Gas Corp. and Continental Resources, Inc. in various engineer and advisor roles. Mr. Craig earned a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from Louisiana State University in 1994.

Caleb G. Morgret
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Morgret joined White Star in June 2016. Mr. Morgret previously worked for Chesapeake Energy Corporation for four years, most recently as Vice President and Treasurer. Prior to Chesapeake, Mr. Morgret worked in investment banking, having served in various roles with J.P. Morgan, Mizuho Corporate Bank and UniCredit Group in London, UK, Frankfurt, Germany and Vienna, Austria. Mr. Morgret earned a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University in 2016, a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina in 2000 and is a CFA charterholder.

Jeffrey J. Zanotti
Senior Vice President - General Counsel & Secretary

Mr. Zanotti joined White Star in May 2016. Mr. Zanotti previously worked for Seventy Seven Energy Inc. as Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary. Prior to joining Seventy Seven Energy, Mr. Zanotti worked for Chesapeake Energy Corporation for four years as Assistant General Counsel – Corporate & Securities and other roles of increasing responsibility. Mr. Zanotti began his legal career in the Dallas office of Jones Day. Mr. Zanotti earned a Juris Doctor from Arizona State University in 2006 and a Bachelor of Arts from Southern Methodist University in 2000.

Ricky Pollot
Chief Accounting Officer

Mr. Pollot joined White Star in June 2016. Mr. Pollot previously worked for Mustang Fuel Corporation for 12 years, most recently as Director of Exploration and Production Accounting. Prior to joining Mustang Fuel, Mr. Pollot worked for Ernst & Young, LLP for 13 years. Mr. Pollot earned a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma in 1991 and is a certified public accountant.

News

August 15, 2017

White Star Petroleum, LLC announced that it has sold its interest in a midstream gathering system and associated assets to 4 AM Midstream, LLC, a midstream company founded in 2017 and based in Oklahoma City. The assets are located in Logan, Noble and Payne counties in the Mid-Continent region of Oklahoma and include 253 miles of gas gathering pipelines including 26 miles of high pressure lines and 214 miles of crude oil gathering pipelines.

Press Release

March 21, 2017

White Star Petroleum, LLC announced that it has acquired approximately 30,500 net acres in the Mid-Continent region in two transactions with Double Eagle Energy Oklahoma, LLC and the equity holders of Lighthouse Oil & Gas LP. Additionally, the Company announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 18,500 net acres in Central Northern Oklahoma from Sundance Energy, Inc.

Press Release

July 01, 2016

White Star Petroleum, LLC closes on acquisition of Mississippi Lime and Woodford Shale assets; Announces completion of recapitalization initiatives and key executive appointments.

Press Release

April 20, 2016

American Energy – Woodford, LLC formalizes name change to White Star Petroleum, LLC with key executive appointments and announces transformative acquisition of Mississippi Lime and Woodford Shale assets.

Press Release

Contact Us

Owner Relations:

ownerrelations @ wstr.com
Toll Free: 1.844.402.4903
Fax: 1.844.406.4347

Mailing Address:

White Star Petroleum, LLC
P.O. Box 13360
Oklahoma City, OK 73113

Physical Address:

White Star Petroleum, LLC
301 N.W. 63rd Street, Suite 600
Oklahoma City, OK 73116

General Inquiries:

info @ wstr.com
Local: 1.405.252.5777
Toll Free: 1.844.402.4902