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Matthew C. Griffin

Chief Executive Officer


Matt Griffin is the CEO of Payson Petroleum. He is directly involved in the evaluation of all developmental drilling locations, drilling and completion operations and strategic long-term planning. He believes developing quality projects, hiring outstanding and experienced talent, and striving for the highest level of integrity and transparency in the industry. 

Matt founded Payson Petroleum in 2008. He is dedicated to drilling wells in proven fields with proven resources. Before founding the company, he held critical positions at several oil and gas companies, including Santa Fe Petroleum, Lone Star Securities, Harbor Resources, and Red Rock Energy.