J. Paul Mueller, Jr.

5926 Wild Horse Run

College Station, TX 77845

361.946.2581 cell

361.882.7888 Corpus Christi, TX office

979.693.4010 College Station, TX



B.S. in Business Administration, University of Mississippi, 1982


Professional Experience:

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


Professional Qualifications

Well Control School, MMS and H2S Certified, 1983, 1984, 1991 and 1992.


Professional Courses

"Basic Petroleum Geology"

"Basic Technology for Engineering"

"Workover Well Control"

"Reservoir Engineering"

"Well Completion and Plugging"

"Applied Drilling Concepts"



Society of Petroleum Engineers

American Association of Petroleum Geologists

Corpus Christi Geological Society

Corpus Christi Geophysical Society


Community Involvement

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

Chairman 1995-1996

Leadership Corpus Christi Class XXI Graduate

Leadership Corpus Christi Alumni

Member Calvary Chapel Aggieland Church