Jacob Daniels

Jacob Daniels joined U.S. Energy in 2021 as the Vice President of Land. He is responsible for overseeing and managing the company’s vast leasehold and land contracts.

In 2006, Mr. Daniels began his oil and gas career working as a field-landman in the Barnett Shale. He diligently worked his way into an in-house landman position with a small independent operator and later became the Acquisition and Divestiture Landman for Quicksilver Resources, Inc. in Fort Worth. Prior to joining U.S Energy, Mr. Daniels worked as a Senior Landman at Chisholm Energy Holdings, LLC where he helped acquire and develop a substantial leasehold position in the Delaware Basin.

Mr. Daniels received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Stephen F. Austin State University and a Master of Business Administration degree in Energy Management from Texas Christian University. He has also earned the designation of Certified Professional Landman (CPL) from the American Association of Professional Landmen.

    Since 1980, U.S. Energy has invested in, operated, and/or drilled more than 2,400 wells in 13 states and Canada; deploying over $1.5 billion on behalf of our partners.


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