Paul Geiger was appointed COO at HighPoint Resources Corp., effective 11 July. He will provide leadership and strategic oversight of the company's growing operations in the Denver-Julesburg Basin of Colorado. Geiger has more than 23 years of experience in oil and gas operations in running large-scale, multi-rig development programs. He previously served as senior vice president of corporate development at Southwestern Energy. Earlier, he held engineering and leadership roles at Quantum Resources Management, Anadarko, Howell Petroleum, and Meridian Oil/Burlington Resources. Geiger holds a BS in petroleum engineering and an MBA from the University of Texas.