Leadership

Kelly Lloyd

Kelly W. Loyd

Interim President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Loyd is presently the interim President and Chief Executive Officer and has served as a director of Evolution since 2008.  He currently serves as Chairman of the Company’s Investment Committee. He has over 20 years of energy experience both on the investment banking and the buy side.  Over his career, he has focused on analyzing and investing in public and private energy opportunities as well as corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions.  Since 2004, Mr. Loyd has been associated with Petralis Energy Partners, LLC and JVL Advisors, LLC, both being private energy investment vehicles. Mr. Loyd received a B.S. in Economics with Finance Applications from Southern Methodist University and earned an MBA from Rice University.

Ryan Stash

Ryan Stash

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Mr. Stash has served as the Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for Evolution Petroleum since November 18, 2020. He has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas industry focused on capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, and accounting and financial reporting. Before joining Evolution, he served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Harvest Oil & Gas Corp. from October 2018 to November 2020. Prior to joining Harvest, Mr. Stash served as a Managing Director at Regions Securities focused on the energy sector. Prior to that, he spent 11 years in the Energy Investment Banking Group for Wells Fargo Securities in Houston rising to the level of Director. Mr. Stash began his career as an auditor and spent 5 years working at Hewlett-Packard and Ernst & Young, LLP. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas. Mr. Stash received an MBA from the McCombs School of Business, a Masters in Professional Accounting and a Bachelor of Business Administration, all at the University of Texas at Austin.