Leadership

Michael Corley

Mr. Corley is the founder and president of Mercatus Energy Advisors. Prior to founding the firm, Mr. Corley was an independent energy trading and risk management consultant. Previously, Mr. Corley held various roles in trading, risk management, quantitative analysis, marketing and business development with El Paso Merchant Energy, Cantor Fitzgerald and several boutique energy trading and risk management firms. Mr. Corley received a BA from The University of Oklahoma.

Chal Barnwell

Mr. Barnwell is the vice president of Mercatus Energy Advisors. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Barnwell was the vice president of natural gas trading at Enjet. Previously, Mr. Barnwell held numerous roles in trading, supply, risk management, sales and marketing with Tesoro, PSEG, KWI, Harken Energy Corporation, Entergy and Amber Refining. Mr. Barnwell received a BBA and MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.