Sanchez Energy Corp. (NYSE: SN) has appointed Brian Carney to the company’s board of directors. The board determined Carney to be independent under the rules of the New York Stock Exchange, and also appointed him to serve on the board’s Audit Committee, Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, and Compensation Committee.
Carney is an attorney from Midland, Texas, where he has practiced law at the Law Office of Brian Carney since 1992. His practice focuses on litigation in both state and federal courts. Carney graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance. He received his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from Oklahoma City University in 1991.