Victory Appoints Edgar Trotter to Board of Directors

Victory Energy has appointed Edgar P. Trotter, Ph.D. to the Board of Directors effective immediately.

"From his nearly 40-year career in postsecondary education, Mr. Trotter brings enormous expertise in public relations and communications to his Board position with Victory Energy," said Jon Fullenkamp, President of Victory Energy Corporation. "His vast knowledge and academic leadership will be great assets to our Company as we pursue an improved level of corporate governance and carry our initiatives for business growth and accelerated production development in the field."

Edgar P. Trotter, Ph.D. is Acting Associate Vice President, Undergraduate Programs and Professor, Department of Communications for California State University, Fullerton (CSUF). As AAVP of Undergraduate Programs, Mr. Trotter is responsible for overseeing all undergraduate curriculum and supervises the directors for various programs and centers including the University Honors Program, Academic Advisement Center and Centers for Internships and Community Engagement, among others. He has been a professor in the Department of Communications for CSUF since 1975, serving as chair from 1983-1990, and was Director of the university's Learning Technology Center (LTC) from 1993 to 1997.

Mr. Trotter began his teaching career as an instructor at Murray State University's Department of Communication in 1970 and later, an instructor for Southern Illinois University's School of Journalism in 1974.

As an accomplished educator, Mr. Trotter has been the recipient of multiple grants for the evaluation of various cultural and sociological implications from communications and journalistic practices.

Mr. Trotter holds a Ph.D. in Journalism from Southern Illinois University, a Master of Science in Journalism from Ohio University and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Murray State University. He is also a former U.S. Navy officer.