Mike retired as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Harvest Oil & Gas Corp. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer and Director of EV Energy Partners, L.P. from March 2015 to June 2018, and as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 2006 to March 2015. Mike was a consultant to EnerVest, Ltd. from 2001 to 2006. Prior to that, he was an investment banker for 12 years. He was a Director in the Energy Group at Credit Suisse First Boston in Houston and a Director in the Energy Group at Salomon Smith Barney in New York and London. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Petroleum Land Management from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Mike and his wife Betsy have two sons - Jack ’15 and Will ’18.