Jonah Energy LLC has added three members to its executive team. The new executive team members are C. Mark Brannum , vice president, general counsel, and corporate secretary; David Honeyfield, vice president and CFO; and Rory O’Byrne, vice president and chief human resources officer.
Brannum joins Jonah Energy from Magellan Petroleum Corp., where he was vice president and general counsel. He was deputy general counsel at SM Energy Co. prior to Magellan and a shareholder at Winstead PC, a Dallas, Texas-based business law firm, prior to his time at SM Energy.
Dave Honeyfield joins Jonah Energy from Intrepid Potash Inc., where he most recently served as president and CFO. Prior to Intrepid, Dave was the executive vice president and CFO with St. Mary Land & Exploration Co. (now SM Energy Co.), was with Cimarex Energy Co. for a brief time, and was a senior manager with Arthur Andersen LLP in the Denver, Colorado, office, serving predominately oil and gas, mining, and manufacturing clients.
Rory O’Byrne joins Jonah Energy from MRC Global Inc., where he was the senior vice president and chief human resources officer. Before joining MRC Global Inc., he held senior human resources roles with BG Group PLC, McDermott International Inc., Hess Corp., and BHP Billiton.