LEADERSHIP TEAM

WE ARE

MONUMENT

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Monument Resources LLC prides itself in having an incredible leadership team.  These oil & gas professionals lead not only Monument, but the oil & gas industry as we break the traditional role of a landman.  

 

Chris Moss, SR/WA, RPL  -  Project Manager

With over 20 years of experience, Chris has worked every aspect of land pertaining to the upstream and midstream sectors in the Oil and Gas Industry. His career and interest in landwork started in surveying and mapping. He then transitioned into becoming the Surface Coordinator for a large energy company for the Cotton Valley play in East Texas, where he oversaw drill site location acquisitions, creation of a lateral line system, landowner negotiations, pit closures, and all required permitting (TXDOT, RRC, etc.). His current role requires title expertise pertaining to mineral, leasehold, and surface, while managing a crew and working with attorneys, as well as in-house landmen to achieve results above expectation.

Chris holds the International Right-of-Way Association’s (IRWA) premier designation, the SR/WA, Senior Right of Way Agent, the highest achievement for the right of way and midstream professional, making him the only SR/WA located in the East Texas Area. He is also a Registered Professional Landman (RPL) through the American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL). Chris holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas A&M University – Commerce.

Kalen Boren, RPL  -  Senior Landman

Shanna Rodgers is the Director of Administration for Monument Resources with over ten years’ experience on an executive team. As a leadership team member promoting organization and structure, she fosters client relationships and helps advocate professional development for her team members ensuring continued customer service and accurate project delivery. She is growth-minded, placing emphasis on accuracy and efficiency and strives daily to serve clients well. Being an integral part of the brokerage daily operations, she uses candor, determination, and work-ethic to encourage the success of Monument Resources. Shanna is inspired daily by her husband and four children and enjoys good books, great food, running, and riding a motorcycle.

Aaron Howard  -  Senior Landman

Aaron began his career in the oil & gas industry in 2005 as a field landman, and since that time has been involved in all aspects of landwork throughout East Texas, the Permian Basin, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. He has been part of Monument Resources since inception and he has relevant certifications from Midland College, MSU Denver, and University of Houston Downtown He is a Registered Professional Landman with the AAPL and is also a member of the ETAPL, NALTA, and NADOA.

Danielle Howard  -  Senior Landman

Danielle has been a Petroleum Landman for 15 years and has been a valuable addition to Monument Resources LLC since 2014. Promoted to Crew Chief in 2017, Danielle has continued to excel at overseeing crews across multiple counties throughout East Texas, covering a variety of projects. She enjoys being part of a team and prides herself on her professional management and organizational skills that enable her to collaborate directly with our clients. Her experience, mindfulness, and dedication make her an asset in this industry, as well as being an active member of the ETAPL, AAPL, and NALTA.

Rachel Moss, CPL  -  Senior Landman

Having over 13 years of experience in the Oil and Gas Industry, Rachael has worked throughout all of Texas, as well as Oklahoma and Louisiana. As a crew chief and project manager, her knowledge base and focus has centered around HBP acreage and allocation wells, however she has experience mitigating difficult title issues, curative, leasing, and due diligence. Rachael has been responsible for being the contact point and lead for many acquisitions, dealing not only with company landmen, but also the attorneys representing both parties. She is considered to be a problem solver and a team player, always working to find the most efficient and effective way to see each project through to successful completion.

Rachael earned a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Texas A&M University – Commerce, and is a Certified Professional Landman (CPL), the highest designation that can be obtained through the American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL).

Paul Shafer  -  Senior Landman

Paul is a graduate from the University of Texas Tyler with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and has 8 years of Petroleum Landman experience covering the state of Texas and New Mexico where he focused primary on Title, Curative Title, Leasing and Suspense Curative.  Paul joined Monument Resources in July of 2017 where he has primary focused in on Leasing and Curative Title work.  Meeting with Mayors, City Council Members, and residents of the areas focused in on by the client, Paul has had a success rate of leasing over thousands of mineral acres. As of April of 2020, Paul was placed in a leadership role at monument leading their Suspense Curative Team.  As of January of 2022, Paul and his team have helped their client release over five million dollars in suspended funds to the royalty owners. 

Shanna Rogers  -  Director of Administration

Shanna Rodgers is the Director of Administration for Monument Resources with over ten years’ experience on an executive team. As a leadership team member promoting organization and structure, she fosters client relationships and helps advocate professional development for her team members ensuring continued customer service and accurate project delivery. She is growth-minded, placing emphasis on accuracy and efficiency and strives daily to serve clients well. Being an integral part of the brokerage daily operations, she uses candor, determination, and work-ethic to encourage the success of Monument Resources. Shanna is inspired daily by her husband and four children and enjoys good books, great food, running, and riding a motorcycle.