Advisory Board

Duke R. Ligon

Owner & Manager at Mekusukey Oil
Duke R. Ligon, age 71, became a director of PostRock in March 2010 upon completion of the recombination. Mr. Ligon served as a director of QMGP from December 2006 to March 2010. Since September 2010, Mr. Ligon has served as our Chairman of the Board. From January 2007 to February 2010, Mr. Ligon was a Legal Strategic Advisor to Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc. and the Executive Director of the Love’s Entrepreneurship Center of Oklahoma City University. From February 1997 to January 2007, Mr. Ligon served as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel for Devon Energy Corporation. Mr. Ligon is an attorney and has more than 35 years of legal expertise in corporate securities, litigation, governmental affairs and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Devon in 1997, he practiced law for 12 years and last served as a partner at the law firm of Mayer, Brown & Platt in New York City. In addition, he was Senior Vice President and Managing Director for Investment Banking at Bankers Trust Co. in New York City for 10 years. He is also a member of the board of directors of Vantage Drilling Company, Blueknight Energy Partners, L.P., Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc., Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc. and SteelPath MLP Funds Trust and previously served on the boards of TransMontaigne Partners L.P. and TEPPCO Partners, L.P. Mr. Ligon received an undergraduate degree in chemistry from Westminster College and a law degree from the University of Texas School of Law. The board of directors is nominating Mr. Ligon because his experience with Devon Energy Corporation and his expertise in corporate securities, litigation, governmental affairs and mergers and acquisitions brings a unique perspective to the board of directors.

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