Chief Operating Officer, Halcón Resources Corp.
Charles Cusack, chief operating officer of Halcón Resources Corp., was vice president, exploration, for Petrohawk Energy Corp. during its 2008 horizontal Eagle Ford discovery well that launched the play. Upon Petrohawk's sale to BHP Billiton Ltd. in 2011, Cusack continued in his role and rejoined the Petrohawk team in 2012 at Halcon. Cusack previously worked with the team at 3Tec Energy Corp. and held various technical and management positions at Cockrell Oil, Amerada Hess, Chevron and Tenneco Oil. He began his career as a geologist with Gulf Oil Corp. in 1983 and holds a B.S. in engineering geology from Texas A&M University.