Board of Directors

Ronald D. Ormand

Executive Chairman of the Board
Mr. Ormand brings more than 33 years' of industry experience and has completed over $25 billion of capital markets and $10 billion of financial advisory transactions as both a principal and banker. Mr. Ormand was a Co-founder and senior executive at Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR), where he guided MHR from sub-$30 million enterprise value to over $3.2 billion in 4 ½ years.

Nuno Brandolini

Mr. Brandolini was appointed to Lilis Energy’s Board of Directors beginning in February 2014. Mr. Brandolini is a general partner of Scorpion Capital Partners, L.P., a private equity firm organized as a small business investment company (SBIC).

Gen. Merrill A. McPeak, (USAF Retired)

Mr. McPeak served as the fourteenth chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force and flew 269 combat missions in Vietnam during his distinguished 37-year military career. Following retirement from active service in 1994, General McPeak launched a second career in business.

R. Glenn Dawson

Mr. Dawson brings 35 years of oil and gas and management experience in North American hydrocarbon basins. He is the founder of several TSX listed oil and gas companies and has successfully built and sold to larger entities at significant multiples to invested capital.

Peter Benz

Mr. Benz brings more than 25 years of experience in investment banking and corporate advisory services for emerging growth companies in the areas of financing, mergers and acquisition, funding strategy and general corporate development. Mr. Benz currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of Viking Asset Management, LLC.