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David Melton

Contributor since: 03 Apr 2017

David Melton

Mr. Melton has over 37 years of oil and gas industry and executive management experience.  Course writer and presenter for the AAPL. Founder/CEO of the Petroleum Landman School, LLC and the Institute of Energy Development, LLC. Throughout the 1980’s and early 2000’s to current, Mr. Melton has overseen the purchase of interest in over 450 producing wells and drilling projects drilled, as well as operated wells in Oklahoma and California. Mr. Melton is a published author for the AAPL, IRWA and an accomplished public speaker.

Latest articles from David

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