Michael Palmer

Vice President, Land


Michael Palmer joined Riley Exploration – Permian, LLC as Vice President, Land in April 2017. Prior to joining Riley, Michael worked for Continental Resources, Inc. as Manager over their Mid-Continent mineral acquisition company and previously as Land Supervisor of its Bakken assets in North Dakota and Montana. Michael was employed more than 10 years in similar capacities at SandRidge Energy, Inc., Encore Acquisition Company and Hanna Oil & Gas, working predominantly in the Permian Basin as well as Montana, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Michael holds a B.B.A. in Energy Management and Finance from the University of Oklahoma and is an active member of AAPL and OCAPL.
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