David Arndt is a seasoned executive in the oil and gas industry with over 45 years of operations, engineering and personnel management experience. David has developed drilling programs and economic studies on exploratory and development projects in North Dakota, Mid-Continent, Texas, Gulf Coast, SE Asia and in the Middle East. Prior to joining Torchlight Energy, David was a Vice President/Manager/Senior Engineer and oversaw the drilling, completion, reworking and production operations for companies such as Conoco, Scotia Group, Sundance Resources and Petrosearch Energy Corporation. David has traveled the world but focused on the mid-continent in the USA producing from some of the largest oil and gas fields. David has a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Penn State University.