Richard G. Gross

RICHARD G. GROSS II is a senior vice president of Lehman Brothers’
Equity Research Department where he specializes in independent
producers, midstream, oil service and pipeline stock. Previously, Mr.
Gross was associated with Underwood, Neuhaus & Co., E.F. Hutton, J.P.
Morgan and Penmark Investments. He earned both his Bachelor’s and
Master’s degrees in Finance from the University of Illinois. Mr. Gross
is a former board member and five time Chairman of the National
Petroleum Investment Analysts Associated. He is also a former member of
the AIMR subcommittee which evaluates pipeline and independent producer
Corporate Reporting Practices.