Mr. Gayle received a BS in Natural Gas Engineering from Texas A&I University in 1986. Mr. Gayle has over twenty seven years experience in the oil and gas business. His past employers include Samedan, Fina Oil & Chemical, Synergy Oil & Gas, Penn Vriginia Oil & Gas Corporation and most recently, Sierra Resources, LLC. Mr. Gayle has worked primarily in the Texas Gulf Coast, South and East Texas areas.