John O. Hastings, Jr.

John Hastings, Executive Vice President, Exploration, of Paloma Resources, LLC, has over 31 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Prior to Paloma Resources, Mr. Hastings worked for Edge Petroleum and Shell Oil Company.

Since joining Paloma Resources in 2005, Mr. Hastings has led the company’s geologic efforts in various projects across the United States. In these projects, Mr. Hastings managed prospect development, interpreted extensive 2-D and 3-D data sets, provided leasing consultation and guidance, facilitated well location selection, and managed subsurface operations and horizontal/deviated well geo-steering.

Mr. Hastings received a Master of Science degree in Geology from Texas A&M University in 1984, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dartmouth College in 1982.