Lynn A. Peterson has been the President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of Whiting Petroleum Corporation since September 2020. Mr. Peterson serves on Whiting’s ESG Committee. Prior to joining Whiting, Mr. Peterson was the Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President of SRC Energy Inc. from May 2015 to January 2020 until the closing of its merger with PDC Energy, Inc. He was a co-founder of Kodiak Oil & Gas Corporation and served Kodiak as a director (2001-2014) and as its President, Chief Executive Officer (2002-2014) and Chairman of the Board (2011-2014) until its acquisition by Whiting Petroleum Corporation in December 2014. He also previously served as a director at Whiting from December 2014 to June 2015. Mr. Peterson has 40 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and his prior roles of chief executive officer and service as director at other public energy companies provide valuable understanding of management processes and strategy of oil and gas companies. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Northern Colorado.