PostRock Energy has appointed Jack Collins as chief financial officer (CFO) and David Klvac as chief accounting officer (CAO). Collins will replace Eddie LeBlanc, who has served as CFO of PostRock and its predecessor entities since January 2009 and is resigning to pursue another opportunity. Klvac is being promoted from his current role as PostRock’s corporate controller.
Collins has served as executive vice president (EVP) finance/corporate development since January 2009, as interim CFO from August 2008 to January 2009, and as EVP of investor relations from December 2007 to August 2008. Collins has 14 years of oil and gas industry experience, having previously worked for AG Edwards & Sons, a national, full-service brokerage firm, from 1999 to 2007 as a securities analyst responsible for the firm’s coverage of the US high yield energy stock sector. In his prior roles at AG Edwards, he assisted in coverage of the independent E&P and oilfield service sectors of the energy industry. Collins holds a bachelors degree in economics with a business emphasis from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Prior to joining PostRock’s predecessor entities as corporate controller in May 2009, Klvac served as a financial consultant for Sirius Solutions from October 2008 to May 2009, as vice president and corporate controller of Tronox Incorporated from January 2007 to June 2008, and as assistant corporate controller of Smithfield Foods, from 2005 to 2007. He joined Smithfield as director of financial reporting in 2004 and prior to that, served as manager of external financial reporting for MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company from 2002 to 2004. Klvac holds a bachelors degree in accounting from the University of St Thomas in Houston.
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