JayHawk Appoints New CFO
JayHawk welcomed Kelly Stopher to its Management Team in the capacity of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Stopher brings a wealth of experience supporting financial operations for leading Fortune 500 companies and national organizations. With over 20 years experience, Mr. Stopher has the acumen and leadership to assist the Company as it expands its presence in the oil and gas industry and enters a new phase of growth.
Mr. Stopher has developed strategies to implement financial management systems, internal control policies and procedures, and financial reporting and modeling for small-cap companies. He has extensive experience in preparation of all financial reports including income statements, balance sheets, reports to shareholders, tax returns and compliance issues/filings as they relate to government regulatory agencies. His particular expertise is analyzing company operations to pinpoint opportunities in areas that need reorganization, downsizing or streamlining. Mr. Stopher is also proficient at negotiations and establishing financial structures for potential financings.
Lindsay Gorrill, President and CEO of JayHawk Energy, said, "As we look for opportunities to expand our Management Team, we diligently search for individuals that have distinguished credentials and the vision to help facilitate our Company's growth and future progress. Mr. Stopher's pedigree will help us support our business model and identify opportunities to grow our company. He is a high caliber professional and will bring valuable insight to current and future projects. He will be a tremendous asset to our Company and Management Team as we continue to develop and execute opportunities within our industry."
Mr. Stopher said, "JayHawk Energy's infrastructure and platform offers a tremendous opportunity for growth and expansion. I am delighted to be an integral part of the unique opportunities that lay before JayHawk and to help successfully propel the company forward."