Vice President, Oil & Gas Asset Manager
Direct Line: 405.608.8627
David Herford joined Heritage Trust as oil and gas asset manager in early 2012. He previously served as managing director and later special advisor for JPMorgan Chase Oil, Gas and Mineral Management. Mr. Herford brings more than 30 years experience in the oil and gas industry to the Heritage Trust team, as well as 18 years experience in trust administration.
Mr. Herford holds a bachelor’s degree in petroleum land management from the University of Oklahoma. Heis a Certified Mineral Manager through the National Association of Royalty Owners and previously held the Certified Professional Landman designation through the American Association of Petroleum Landmen.
Mr. Herford served on the steering committee to the board of Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ Hot Springs Village, Arkansas division. He also served as the head of the finance team at Woodlands Presbyterian Church and was a regular cook at Hot Springs Men’s Homeless Shelter.
In his spare time, Mr. Herford enjoys spending time with his wife of 37 years, two children and two grandchildren. His hobbies include golf, bowling, reading and traveling.