Bill Barrett Corp. (NYSE: BBG) has named Kenneth A. Wonstolen as senior vice president–general counsel. He comes from the law firm Beatty & Wozniak PC, where he served as senior counsel since January 2009.
Wonstolen has more than 30 years of experience in the oil and natural gas industry, including serving as corporate counsel and officer at Gerrity Oil & Gas Corporation and corporate counsel at Patina Oil & Gas Corp., its successor. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from the State University of New York, and a Master of Environmental Policy and Management from the University of Denver. He earned his J.D. from the University of Colorado School of Law.
Bill Barrett Corp. headquartered in Denver, Colorado, explores for and develops oil and natural gas in the Rocky Mountain region of the US.