Paul SergentOil and Gas Specialist

    Paul Sergent has over 20 years’ experience as an oil and gas landman. Between 1981 and 1985, Paul studied Petroleum Land Management at the University of Oklahoma. More recently, Paul earned his Bachelor of Science in Energy Land Management from West Virginia University.

    Most of Paul’s experience in the industry comes from the nearly 20 years he worked as an in-house Senior Landman for Rex Energy, Abarta Energy, and EQT Production. Between 1999 and 2007, Paul managed oil and gas leasing projects for XTO Energy, Williams Energy, and Chesapeake. He also provided permitting services to Hallwood Energy in Arkansas.

    Paul managed leasing, title, and ROW activities for the Ohio drilling program between 2009 and 2013. This work involved managing 20 brokers in the field, along with title crews. Paul’s work between 2013 and the time that he joined Vanguard in 2018 included: negotiating modifications in the Bridgeport storage field; well clearing for drilling units in the Marcellus Shale; and abstracting, permitting, and leasing for drilling operations in West Virginia.

    Paul is committed to putting his more than 20 years’ experience in the industry to work for the benefit of Vanguard’s oil and gas clients.