Position: CEO & President
Mr. Edwards joined Maxwell Resources Inc. and accepted the position of President and Chief Executive Officer in November 2014. Maxwell Resources is a publicly traded Oil and Gas Exploration & Production Company with projects in Texas and New Mexico.
Prior to joining Maxwell Resources, Mr. Edwards held the position of CEO and Managing Member of Colfax Exploration Partners 1, LLC. Before joining Colfax Exploration, he served as a Business Consultant for an oil and gas firm assisting their management team in developing long term strategic plans.
From 1990 to 2013 Mr. Edwards served as CEO and President of the DFW Center of Farmers Financial Services, building a successful financial services and risk management organization with 40 locations.
Mr. Edwards began his career in the oil and gas sector in 1980 as a Structural Engineer employed by Fluor Daniel Engineers in oil refinery and plant design. As he advanced his career he was employed by Litwin Engineering, Inc. and several other engineering firms where he served in various capacities including President, Director of Operations, Project Manager, Lead Structural Engineer and Lead Field Engineer in the oil and petrochemical industry.
Mr. Edwards graduated with honors from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He is a SEC Registered Principle holding Series 6, 63, and 26 licenses. He is a Professional Engineer in the State of TX, and is an Eagle Scout.
Mr. Edwards has earned numerous national sales awards , earned national management awards , is a member of the "Texas Oil and Gas Association", a member of the "Professional Society of Petroleum Engineers", has served on the boards and been past President of numerous industry associations, and served on the Board of Directors for Cunningham Graves Engineering, Inc. and Spectrum Environmental, Inc.