Hathaway LLC Advisory Board
Gene Voiland is principal of Voiland Enterprises, LLC. He previously was president and chief executive officer of Aera Energy LLC, one of California’s largest producers of oil and gas, from inception until retiring in January 2008. Today, Aera is jointly owned by Shell and ExxonMobil. Previously, Mr. Voiland worked for Shell Oil Company, most recently as president and chief executive officer of Cal Resources LLC, a California Shell affiliate.
Active in civic affairs, Mr. Voiland is a member of the board of directors of the California Chamber of Commerce, the R.M. Pyles Boys Camp, the Cal State Bakersfield Foundation, the Bakersfield College Foundation, and the Kern Community Foundation, as well as the chairman of the board of Valley Republic Bank in Bakersfield. Mr. Voiland previously served on the board of the United Way of Kern County. He also is past chairman of the board of directors of the Western States Petroleum Association.
Mr. Conway has been in the oil and gas business in California for over 40 years. He owns and operates Cal Coast Acidizing, one of the largest Acidizing and pumping companies in California. Bruce has been involved in hundreds of partnerships in his career. Mr. Conway currently operates over 40 wells in Santa Barbara County, along with being a significant non-op working interest partner with multiple Independents in California.