Vice president, Operations
Mike Mercer joined Scout in April 2018 and serves as Vice President of Operations for the North Division.
Mike has over 20 years of experience in the industry. After graduating from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in petroleum engineering, he began his career at Mack Energy as a field engineer. Mike joined Merit Energy Company in 2000 and spent nine years there in a range of engineering and management roles, taking responsibility for Merit operations in Alabama, the Powder River Basin, Big Horn Basin, Rockies and Anschutz. Production under his supervision covered a wide variety of crude and gas fields and production types including CBM, C02 and water floods, deep gas lifts and surface gathering systems and plants. He then moved to Urban Oil and Gas as the Vice President of Business Development and head of operations.