Brian Vereen is the Controller for Live Oak. Brian’s responsibilities include day-to-day general ledger accounting across all Live Oak entities, monitoring and optimizing liquidity, regulatory reporting, audit oversight, tax processes, and financial reporting.
Brian previously worked as the Director of Operational Accounting for EnVen Energy, a Gulf of Mexico producer, and oversaw the Revenue, Accounts Payable, and JIB teams as well as a senior operational accountant. Prior to that, he spent over four years with Carrizo Oil & Gas (now Callon Petroleum) working on guidance and internal financial reporting for the Permian and Eagle Ford assets. Brian has additional experience in asset integration, operating agreements, COPAS interpretation, O&G marketing, and internal controls across both domestic onshore and offshore assets.
Brian holds a B.B.A. in Accounting, with a Finance minor, from the University of Texas at Austin and has enhanced his education with the continued accounting program at the University of Houston. He has held a leadership position in the Young Professional Committee at EnerVest and is currently sitting for the CPA.