MICHELLE MUELLER MOFFITT
Vice President Land
EDUCATION: B.A. in Economics, Mary Washington College, Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1981.
1991 to Present Moffitt & Associates, Inc., Professional Land Consultant.
Research leasehold estate title, mineral title and surface title; preparation
of title run sheets; handle title curative; perform due diligence work;
negotiate and prepare: Oil and Gas Leases, Joint Operating Agreements,
Lease Purchase and Development Agreements, Turnkey Letter Agreements,
Transportation Agreements, Division Orders, Assignments of Interest,
Farmout Agreements, Gas Gas Purchase Agreements, Property Acquisition
and Sale Agreements, and Drilling Contracts; prepare compliance work
and applications submitted to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
and the Texas Railroad Commission; and market natural gas.
1981 to 1991 Mueller Engineering Corp./Mueller Exploration, Inc., Land Department.
Researched leasehold estate, mineral and surface title; prepared title run
sheets; handles title curative; negotiated and prepared: Oil and Gas Leases,
Joint Operating Agreements, Lease Purchase and Development Agreements,
Turnkey Letter Agreements, Division Orders, Transfer Orders, Assignments of
Interest, Farmout/Farmin Agreements, Gas Transportation Agreements, Gas
Purchase Agreements, and Property Acquisition and Sale Agreements;
prepared compliance work and applications submitted to the Federal
Energy Regulatory Commission and the Texas Railroad Commission;
and marketed natural gas.
1980 to 1981 Surrey and Morse, International law firm, legal assistant.
Work included research and report assimiliation with contract attorneys focused on Latin American and French civil litigation.
QUALIFICATIONS: Registered Land Professional with American Association of
Professional Landmen ("AAPL"); member AAPL,
Corpus Christi Association of Professional Landmen.
COURSES: Southwestern Legal Foundation - Oil and Gas Law and Taxation,
Annual Oil and Gas Law Update, Natural Gas Law; Executive
Enterprises-Natural Gas Supply, NGPA of 1978,
Oil and Gas Leases/Contracts; Institute for Energy Development - Gas Contracts; SMU - E.L. Cox School of Business - Oil and Gas Seminar;
AAPL Education Programs, Inc. - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 1993 Texas Energy Institutes; American Management Association - Skills for Prospective Manager;
Texas Tech University Professional Development Center - Assertiveness Training for Managers.
COMMUNITY City of Corpus Christi, Bay Drilling Commission member
INVOLVEMENT: Leadership Corpus Christi Class XII Graduate
Corpus Christi State School, member/past chairman, Volunteer Services Council
Friends of the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History, past board member.