Jerald J. Stratton, Jr.
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Stratton joined Ultra Petroleum in June 2018. He previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Jagged Peak Energy Inc. from August 2017 through February 2018. Prior to that, he served as Chief Operating Officer of Permian Resources LLC from April 2014 until May 2017. Before joining Permian Resources LLC, he was District Manager for Permian Basin and Mid-Continent assets for Chesapeake Energy Corporation from January 2011 to March 2014. He began his career with Atlantic Richfield Company, and held positions of increasing responsibility at Occidental Petroleum Corporation and Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. He serves on the board of directors for Von Miller’s charitable foundation, “Von’s Vision” and is SPE Co-Chairman of the Technical Program for URTeC, the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference in Denver. Mr. Stratton earned a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering (cum laude) from Texas A&M University.