Mr. Lucas is the President, CEO and co-founder of Adventure Exploration Partners, LLC. Founded in 2007, the company focuses its efforts on the Permian Basin of West Texas and Southeast New Mexico. In addition to co-founding Adventure, during his 36 years in the oil and gas industry, Mr. Lucas worked in various capacities for Tom Brown, Inc., Mobil Oil Corporation, and the H. L. Hunt family. He served as a PBLA Director in 2007-2008. Mr. Lucas is a member of the AAPL, PBLA, PBPA, and NMOGA. In 2011, he was awarded Landman of the Year by the American Association of Professional Landmen. Mr. Lucas earned a B.B.A. in business management from Texas Christian University in 1979.
Paul and his wife, Susan, have been married for 33 years and have three grown children, Lauren, Matthew and Victoria and two grandsons, Henry and Lucas Moncrief.