Joseph E. Casabona
Joseph E. Casabona has over 30 years of experience in the US oil and gas industry, with extensive background in strategic planning, capital structure, capital markets, business development, acquisitions and successful divestments.
Casabona currently serves on the Board of Directors of PDCE Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCE) a $2.5 billion oil & gas exploration and production company operating in the United States.
With extensive and respected first-hand experience in conventional energy (natural gas exploration, development, marketing, acquisitions and mid-stream operations) and renewable energy sources (wind, solar, combined heat and power, hydroelectric and biomass), Casabona served as a Director of the privately held oil giant Energy Corporation of America from 1993 to 2007, which owns and operates over 4600 producing wells and 5000 miles of pipeline as part of over a million acres of land holdings.
Casabona has previously served on a variety of capacities at other companies, including as Senior Financial Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer of FirmGreen, Inc., Chief Executive Officer of Paramax Resources Ltd from 2008 to 2010, and Eastern American Energy Corporation, Inc. (the predecessor to ECA) from 1985.
Casabona was a Partner of KPMG Main Hurdman as far back as 1980 and served as Director Accounting and Auditing of its Pittsburgh office since 1983.
Mr. Casabona graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and from the Colorado School of Mines with a Master of Science Degree in Mineral Economics.