Gordon Johnson, SPE, has been appointed to the board of directors of West Texas Resources. He is the president of Bayside Corp. Johnson has experience working for majors and independent oil companies in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Montana, North Dakota, and Louisiana and has been president of Venture Oil and Gas, and chairman of Omni Oil and Gas. His experience includes generating geological prospects and drilling funds, acquiring oil and gas leases and producing properties, mergers, and supervising drilling and completion of wells. Johnson attended the University of Texas at Austin majoring in geology and petroleum land management. He is a member of Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners, Independent Petroleum Association of America, and Louisiana Oil and Gas Association.