J. Paul Mueller, Jr.
5926 Wild Horse Run
College Station, TX 77845
361.882.7888 Corpus Christi, TX office
979.693.4010 College Station, TX
B.S. in Business Administration, University of Mississippi, 1982
1993 to Present Mueller Exploration, Inc., President
Oversees all operations of the company including originating oil and gas drilling ventures, the evaluation and purchase of producing properties and
the marketing of available interests in these ventures.
Duties entail designing and implementing development programs which includes the leasing, drilling, completion, and producing operations for these properties.
Purchases and maintains a rental fleet of Ajax natural gas compressors.
Operational experience includes the onsite supervision of drilling operations along the Gulf Coast with water base and oil base mud systems,
in the Mid-Continent with water base, air, and foam systems, including vertical and horizontal wells.
Completion experience includes designing and implementation of cement systems for successful primary cementation of the completion casing, designing
and onsite implementing of acid and frac stimulations and flow back, coil tubing and snubbing unit workover of these wells and the design and installation
of the production equipment and flow line.
Duties also entail the hiring of the pumper and overseeing the producing operations for these wells.
1989 to 1993 Mueller Exploration, Inc., Vice President/Exploration
Evaluated drilling prospects; prepared producing property evaluations; negotiated for the purchase and sale of properties; assisted in the placement
of working interest in drilling and production purchase ventures.
1988 to 1993 Mueller Engineering Corp., Vice President
Responsibilities included directing field personnel; coordinating the repair and maintenance of equipment; oil and gas well drilling programs design; well
completion; preparing cost estimates, along with the supervision of drilling, completion and stimulation operations. Prepared property evaluations and
negotiated for the purchase and sale of properties.
1982 to Present MPJ-5, Inc., President
Responsibilities include analyzing oil and gas investment opportunities, purchasing working interest in various drilling and production ventures, as well
as managing a diversified stock portfolio.
1982 to 1988 Mueller Engineering Corp., Operations Supervisor
Supervised drilling, completion, workover and stimulation projects; supervised production facilities and construction; prepared Authorizations for
Expenditure and well prognosis; supervised production operations.
1981 (summer) Thompson Well Service, Roughneck
1980 (summer) Mueller Engineering Corp., Lease Crew Foreman
1979 (summer) Otis Pressure Control, Snubbing Unit Roughneck
Well Control School, MMS and H2S Certified, 1983, 1984, 1991 and 1992.
"Basic Petroleum Geology"
"Basic Technology for Engineering"
"Workover Well Control"
"Well Completion and Plugging"
"Applied Drilling Concepts"
Society of Petroleum Engineers
American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Corpus Christi Geological Society
Corpus Christi Geophysical Society
YMCA of Corpus Christi and the Coastal Bend
Director, 1985-2000, 2006-2007
Chairman of the Board, 1993-1995, 1996-1998
YMCA Tower Childcare Board
Leadership Corpus Christi Class XXI Graduate
Leadership Corpus Christi Alumni
Member Calvary Chapel Aggieland Church