Professional Experience

35+ years work experience primarily as a chief financial officer and member of an executive management team.

  • Fund Manager
    • CFO and board member of Helios Capital Management LLC which managed the following oil and gas funds which were co-created with Morgan Stanley:
      • Helios Energy Partners I LP
      • Helios Royalty Partners I LP
  • Oil and Gas Operations
    • As CFO, acquired, operated and sold oil and gas properties located  in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Michigan which were owned by:
      • Hyperion Energy, LP
      • Aethon I LP
  • Real Estate Development, Construction, Management and Investment
    • As Vice President of Trans Texas Investment Properties, developed the 24 story Occidental Tower in Dallas, Texas; developed and managed retail projects and operated a tenant finish construction company.
    • As CFO of Crosland Investment Properties, acquired, developed and managed commercial and residential projects in several regions in the U.S.
    • As CFO and Trustee of the Lyda Hunt Bunker-Mary Moreland Hunt Trust and Advisory Board Member of the Nelson Bunker Hunt Trust Estate B, invested in several residential and commercial projects.
  • Entrepreneur
    • Co-created and marketed a $75 million natural gas project to develop a LNG liquefaction plant.
  • Venture Capital Investor
    • As CFO and Trustee of the Lyda Hunt Bunker-Mary Moreland Hunt Trust , evaluated and invested in several venture capital investments (other than oil and gas and real estate).
  • Franchising, Retail and Manufacturing
    • As COO and CFO, operated Texas State Optical. 
  • Trust Administrator
    • Trustee of the Lyda Hunt Bunker-Mary Moreland Hunt Trust and Advisory Board Member of the Nelson Bunker Hunt Trust Estate B which held numerous corporatons and partnerships.
  • Tax and Accounting Practitioner
    • Operated Miro Vranac, Jr., P.C., a CPA and consulting firm.
    • Pricewaterhouse Coopers (formerly Coopers & Lybrand) Senior Accountant.