John K. Applegath, senior vice president – northern Louisiana, joined Range in 2008. Mr. Applegath previously served as senior vice president – Southern Marcellus Shale Division. Mr. Applegath has over 38 years of industry experience with Exxon Mobil, Champlin Petroleum, Union Pacific Resources, and has served as president and chief operating officer of Basic Resources and division operations manager with Anadarko Petroleum. Mr. Applegath served our country in the United States Army as a Chief Warrant Officer II while a helicopter pilot in Vietnam. Mr. Applegath earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston.