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Oil and Gas Advisory Committee

The Oil and Gas Advisory Committee advises EGLE on matters of regional or statewide significance relating to oil and gas exploration and production. The Committee provides input on policy, rules, orders, instructions, technical reviews, and hearings. The Committee is comprised of members from the oil and gas industry and the public, with background or expertise in oil and natural gas and related environmental and resource issues. The Committee meets four times per year. Please contact the Oil, Gas, and Minerals Division at 517-284-6823 for meeting dates.


Adam Wygant

Next Meeting

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June 28, 2022



Committee Information

  • Oil and Gas Advisory Committee Members
    Name Company City
    Craig Tester Rock Oil Company, LLC  Traverse City
    Ben Brower Jordan Development Company LLC Traverse City

    Amy Trotter

    Michigan United Conservation Clubs


    Brian Dorr

    Core Energy LLC

    Traverse City
    Robert Long Summit Petroleum Corporation Mt. Pleasant

    Scott Lampert

    Paxton Resources

    Joel Myler Muskegon Development Co. Mt. Pleasant

    William Harrison, Ph.D.

    Michigan Geological Repository for Research & Education
    Western Michigan University


    State Members

    Adam W. Wygant, Division Director, and Assistant Supervisor of Wells
    Rick Henderson, Manager Field Operations Sections
    Mark Snow, Manager Permitting & Technical Services Section
    Kevin Carey, Supervisor Permits and Bonding Unit
    Trisha Hagerman, Executive Secretary to Assistant Supervisor of Wells