Board of Directors

Lesli Baker
Drill Baby Drill, LLC
Louisburg, KS

Alan Banta
Trans Pacific Oil Corp.
Wichita, KS

Raul Brito
Brito Oil Co.
Wichita, KS

Tom Casey
Express Well Service and Supply, Inc.
Victoria, KS

Jeffrey Dale
Verde Oil Co.,
Savonburg, KS

Rob Eberhart
Bobcat Oilfield Services, Inc.
Louisburg, KS

Kent Eckles
Kansas Petroleum Council
Topeka, KS

John O. Farmer IV
John O. Farmer, Inc.
Russell, KS

Chris Haas
C3 Oil, LLC
Ottawa, KS

Nick Hess
Colbalt Energy, LLC
Wichita, KS

Margery Nagel
FG Holl Co.
Wichita, KS

Nick Powell
Colt Energy, Inc.
I
ola, KS

Timothy Scheck
Scheck Oil Operations
Russell, KS

Dick Schremmer
Bear Petroleum Inc.
Peck, KS

Paul Simpson
Trilobite Testing, Inc.
Hays, KS

Lesli Baker
Drill Baby Drill, LLC
Louisburg, KS

Alan Banta
Trans Pacific Oil Corp.
Wichita, KS

Raul Brito
Brito Oil Co.
Wichita, KS

Tom Casey
Express Well Service and Supply, Inc.
Victoria, KS

Jeffrey Dale
Verde Oil Co.,
Savonburg, KS

Rob Eberhart
Bobcat Oilfield Services, Inc.
Louisburg, KS

Kent Eckles
Kansas Petroleum Council
Topeka, KS

John O. Farmer IV
John O. Farmer, Inc.
Russell, KS

Chris Haas
C3 Oil, LLC
Ottawa, KS

Nick Hess
Colbalt Energy, LLC
Wichita, KS

Margery Nagel
FG Holl Co.
Wichita, KS

Nick Powell
Colt Energy, Inc.
I
ola, KS

Timothy Scheck
Scheck Oil Operations
Russell, KS

Dick Schremmer
Bear Petroleum Inc.
Peck, KS

Paul Simpson
Trilobite Testing, Inc.
Hays, KS

Staff

Warren Martin

Warren Martin

Executive Director

A philosophy graduate of Texas Tech University, Warren is an author, teacher, minister, artist, quasi-philosopher and speaker known for his unique teaching style. His passion is to inspire & invest in the next generation of leaders. He currently serves as Executive Director of Kansas Strong for the promotion of the quality of life created by the oil & natural gas industry. He previously served as Executive Director of the General Tommy Franks Leadership Institute and Museum and was the primary presenter of all Inspired Leadership Experiences. Warren has been leading leadership workshops, presenting keynote presentations and consulting with Fortune 500 corporations and non-profit organizations for 22 years.

Candace Davis

Candace Davis

Education Director

In January, 2014 Candace became Education Director for the Kansas Oil and Gas Resources Fund (KOGRF). She develops and leads Kansas Strong’s Student Educational programs statewide throughout the year. In the process of her role, she is building relationships with communities, families, teachers, students and companies all around Kansas. Candace is a vital link in promoting the quality of life created by the Kansas Oil and Gas Industry.

Cynthia Clugston

Cynthia Clugston

Office Manager

Cynthia became the Office Manager for the Kansas Oil & Gas Resources Fund (KOGRF) in March 2017. She brings to the team a wealth of financial and management experience. She is responsible for administering all accounts for the organization and manages internal operations. In addition, she works with the Director and Board to develop and facilitate the budgetary process and financial planning. Cynthia provides valuable insight for Kansas Strong’s many programs. She works closely with those in the industry who support Kansas Strong through their voluntary contributions so we can more effectively promote the quality of life provided by the Kansas oil and gas industry.

Kansas Strong

100 S. Main, Suite 120,
Wichita, Kansas 67202

Kansas Strong
100 S. Main
Suite 120
Wichita, Kansas 67202
P: 316-771-7167

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