Mr. Jayson serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chief Executive Officer and member of the investment committee for U.S. Energy Development Corporation where he is responsible for designing the corporate strategy and implementation of change management. Mr. Jayson previously served as Executive Vice President with a focus on developing operations in core areas and identifying new business opportunities.
Mr. Jayson earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Johns Hopkins University and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Texas Christian University’s Neeley School of Business. He has also earned the designation of Aresty Scholar from the Wharton School of Executive Education. Following graduation, Jordan worked in portfolio management and trading in both New York and London. This included roles at Arnhold S. Bleichroeder and S.A.C. Capital. He is an active member of the Young President’s Organization (YPO), TIGER 21, PathNorth, The National Association of Corporate Directors, The Independent Petroleum Association of America and The Fort Worth Wildcatters. Mr. Jayson is a proud Lifetime Member of Trout Unlimited and Ducks Unlimited. He also serves on the Board of Directors for The Lighthouse for the Blind of Fort Worth and The Independent Oil and Gas Association of New York.