Jerry Schuyler, SPE, was appointed to the board of directors at Gastar Exploration. He began his career at Atlantic Richfield Company in 1977 where he worked until 2000. With more than 30 years of operations and management experience, Schuyler has served as director of Laredo Petroleum and Laredo Petroleum Holdings. He serves as the vice chairman of the Montana Tech Foundation of the University of Montana and is a board director for the Oklahoma Energy Explorers. Schuyler earned a BS degree in petroleum engineering from Montana Tech of the University of Montana.