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People: Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL.N)

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Volker, James 

Mr. James J. Volker has been Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Volker joined us in August 1983 as Vice President of Corporate Development and served in that position through April 1993. In March 1993, he became a contract consultant to us and served in that capacity until August 2000, at which time he became Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Volker was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer and a director in January 2002 and Chairman of the Board in January 2004. Effective January 1, 2011, Mr. Volker stepped down as President, but continued as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Effective June 2014, he was again elected President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Volker was co-founder, Vice President and later President of Energy Management Corporation from 1971 through 1982. He has 45 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Volker has a Bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Denver, an MBA from the University of Colorado and has completed H. K. VanPoolen and Associates’ course of study in reservoir engineering.

Basic Compensation

Total Annual Compensation, USD 2,000,000
Restricted Stock Awards, USD --
Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD --
All Other, USD 3,506,190
Fiscal Year Total, USD 5,506,190

Options Compensation

  Quantity Market Value
Exercisable -- --
Unexercisable -- --
Exercised -- --
Name Fiscal Year Total

James Volker


Michael Stevens


Peter Hagist


Rick Ross


Mark Williams


Bruce DeBoer

As Of  30 Dec 2016