OKLAHOMA CITY, January 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Riley Exploration Permian, Inc. (NYSE American: REPX) (“Riley Permian” or the “Company”), today announced that its Board of Directors (the “Board”) has increased the size of the board of directors of five to six members and appointed Rebecca (Becky) L. Bayless as an independent member to occupy the newly created directorship, both effective January 25, 2022. Ms. Bayless was appointed Chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and a member of the Audit Committee and the Compensation Committee.
Bobby D Riley, CEO and President, said, “I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Becky to our Board of Directors. Becky brings extensive operational and management experience in all facets of the energy industry, as well as 25 years of financial experience. management and accounting roles for successful E&P companies. Becky’s proven leadership skills will add a significant perspective to our board. We welcome his vision and perspective on our Board of Directors as we continue to build and evolve Riley Permian.
Ms. Bayless has over 25 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Ms. Bayless has been an integral part of three management teams of early-stage private equity firms in the roles of CFO, Managing Director and Controller. As part of these roles, she also led each of these companies through their cash outflows through asset sales, IPOs or mergers into a public company. These include serving as CAD of Indigo Natural Resources LLC from 2016 to 2021, controller of Energy Resource Technology, a subsidiary of Helix Energy Solutions, from 2004 to 2006, and controller of Prize Energy Company from 1999 to 2001. In addition, Ms. Bayless has held various accounting positions with other public and private companies, including Pioneer Natural Resources and Merit Energy Company. Ms. Bayless holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Arkansas State University and is a licensed CPA in the state of texas. Ms. Bayless is a member of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.
In addition, the Company expects to release its fiscal 2022 first quarter financial and operating results on February 14, 2022 after the US financial markets close. Company management will host a conference call for investors and analysts on February 15, 2022 at 10:00 CT to discuss the first quarter results. The fiscal first quarter 2022 earnings release and presentation will be available on the Company’s website at www.rileypermian.com.
Interested persons are invited to participate by calling:
- US/Canada toll free, 1 (888) 330-2214
- International, +1 (646) 960-0161
- Conference ID 5405646
A replay of the call will be available until March 1, 2022 calling:
- Call number, 1 (800) 770-2030
- Conference ID 5405646
About Riley Permian Exploration, Inc.
Riley Permian is an independent, growth-oriented oil and gas company focused on the acquisition, exploration, development and production of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids. For more information, please visit www.rileypermian.com.
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