Mr. Jayson joined U.S. Energy in 2009 and was promoted to the role of CEO in February of 2014. Since joining US Energy he has been involved in business development, information technology, human relations, acquisitions and divestitures. He previously served as Executive Vice President where his focus was on developing operations in core areas and identifying new business opportunities. Mr. Jayson is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University. Following his graduation, Mr. Jayson worked in investment banking, portfolio management and trading in both New York and London. Mr. Jayson has earned the designation of Aresty Scholar from The Wharton School of Executive Education and is currently enrolled in the TCU Executive MBA Program (Class of 2018). He is an active member of The Fort Worth Chapter of the Young President’s Organization (YPO), The Independent Petroleum Association of America and The Fort Worth Wildcatters, is a member of the Avon Old Farms National Counsel Committee and is a proud Lifetime member of Trout Unlimited and Ducks Unlimited.