Chief Executive Officer, President
Greg Bird is Chief Executive Officer and President of the general partner of Jetta Permian LP, and President and owner of Jetta Operating Company, Inc. (“Jetta”) headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. Greg co-founded Jetta in 1991 and has led the growth of the company by focusing on the development of a strong leadership team devoted to the evaluation, acquisition and operation of Jetta’s key assets. After graduating from Texas A & M University in 1982 with a B.S. degree in petroleum engineering, Greg worked for Hunt Energy Corporation and then Cawley Gillespie & Associates, eventually becoming partner. He worked in areas of reservoir engineering, reservoir management and economic analysis. In 2013, Greg was inducted into the Academy of Distinguished Graduates for the Petroleum Engineering department at Texas A&M University.
Greg is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas. He also serves as a board member of several organizations including the Texas A&M University Petroleum Engineering Industry Board, TCU Energy Institute, Boy Scouts of America Longhorn Council and the Botanical Research Institute of Texas. Greg was the 2010 -2012 president of the Boy Scouts of America Longhorn Council and is the past president and a current member of the Petroleum Club of Fort Worth. He is a member of several professional organizations including the Society of Petroleum Engineers, the Texas Oil & Gas Association and the Fort Worth Wildcatters. Additionally, he is involved in other community and philanthropic efforts through the Gregory A. and Laura E. Bird Foundation.