HRM Resources III

Is a private exploration and production company based in Denver, Colorado that focuses on the acquisition and development of long-lived oil and gas properties in the Rocky Mountain and Mid-Continent regions.

L. Roger Hutson
President & CEO
HRM Resources III, LLC
410 17th Street, Suite 1600
Denver, CO 80202
Office: 303-893-6621
Cell: 303-916-6219
Fax: 303-893-6892

L. Roger Hutson is the President/CEO of HRM Resources III, LLC which he founded for the acquisition and development of energy resources in North America. The company was formed in 2017 after the successful divestment of HRM Resources II, LLC.

This is the 4th company Mr. Hutson has founded. The previous three, HRM Resources II, LLC, HRM Resources, LLC and Paladin Energy Partners, were grown and successfully divested of in 2017, 2011 and 2006 respectively.

His other involvements include:

  • Director, Bayou Midstream, LLC, a full service midstream company across the US Rockies Region
  • Director, Chairman of the Board of Colorado Concern, a statewide CEO-based organization devoted to investing in and promoting a pro-business environment through the political process
  • Director, SCL Health Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation
  • Trustee, Denver Center for the Performing Arts
  • Director, Helen G. Bonfils Foundations
  • Commissioner, Denver Judicial Nominating Commission
  • Director, Colorado Healing Fund
  • Past Chair, Colorado Limited Gaming Control Commission
  • Past Chair, Colorado School of Mines Board of Trustees

Roger holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines

Dan Kelly


Mr. Kelly has 35+ years of experience in the oil and gas industry with a focus on the development of energy assits throughout the western United States. Prior to joining HRM II in 2016, Dan spent 13 years in various capacities with Noble Energy, Inc., including the Vice President of Strategy and Planning. Mr. Kelly is also a Director for SRC Energy, which is based in Denver, Colorado. Mr. Kelly received his Bsc. in Petroleum Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.

David Flake


With over 35 years of experience in oil and gas accounting, Mr. Flake joined HRM I at its inception. Prior to joining HRM, Mr. Flake served as CFO for Basic Earth Science (Earthstone Energy). Mr. Flake earned his Bsc. in Finance and Accounting Regis College.

Terry Pape

VP Operations

Terry brings an extensive background in field operations to the HRM team. Beginning with Paladin Energy Partners in early 2000’s, HRM III is the fourth company that he and Roger have partnered together on. Prior to that, Terry founded and served as president of Pape Oilfield Services, and held positions with Mesa Petroleum and Rocky Mountain Production Company.

Alex Sachen

VP Engineering

Alex joined HRM Resources III in November of 2017. Prior to joining HRM, Alex held numerous technical positions with SM Energy and Venoco LLC. Throughout his career, Alex has held roles in reservoir engineering, completions design, operations, A&D, exploration, budget and planning. Alex earned a ME in Petroleum Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from University of Colorado, Boulder.

Patrick McGraw

VP Land

Patrick joined HRM Resources III in September of 2017. Prior to joining HRM, he spent the previous ten years with Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and held positions of increasing responsibility within its Rocky Mountain assets, most recently as Land Manager for the DJ Basin and Powder River Basin. Prior to Anadarko, Patrick worked as an independent landman, handling projects throughout the Rockies. Patrick earned a BA from Colorado State University and a MBA from the University of Colorado, Denver.

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