Jones Energy Inc. (NYSE: JONE) reports that Jeff Tanner joined the company on Sept.29 as senior vice president, Geosciences. Tanner has over 27 years of diverse technical and managerial experience in the oil and gas business.
Prior to joining Jones Energy, Tanner was vice president of exploration for Southwestern Energy. During his career, he has held a variety of management and technical positions for Laredo Petroleum, Cabot Oil and Gas, and Noble Energy. He began his career with Shell in Houston. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in geology from Texas A&M University and a Master of Science degree in geology from the University of Houston.