Learn more about our Management and Board of Directors


Our Management Team

Bruce Hall
President & C.E.O.

Bruce is a professional petroleum engineer with over 25 years of well rounded industry experience with large and small companies, both public and private. His previous experience includes:

  • Twin Butte Energy - VP A&D, Sr VP, COO, President

  • Alberta Clipper Energy - VP Engineering & Operations

  • ARC Resources - Exploitation, Business Development

  • Petrobank Energy - Manager, Production

  • Resman Oil and Gas - Petroleum Engineer

  • Amerada Hess - Field Engineer, Exploitation, Reservior

Bruce graduated from the University of Alberta with a B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering with Distinction (APEGGA Gold Medal)

email:  bhall@rsoilcorp.com

ph:       (587) 233-7733

Jason Van Dusen
V.P. Engineering

Jason is currently VP of Engineering for Rifle Shot Oil Corp. and has 17 years of experience in the industry and was a first mover on Oil-Over-Water HZ Perf technique. His previous experience includes:

  • Blackshire Energy (private)

  • Birchcliff

  • EnCana

email:  jvandusen@rsoilcorp.com

ph:       (587) 233-7728

Mike Schmidt
V.P. Geology

Mike is a geologist with 16 years of varied experience within the oil and gas industry and was a first mover on Oil-Over-Water HZ Perf technique.  His previous experience includes:

  • Blackshire Energy (private)

  • ConocoPhillips

  • Burlington

email:  mschmidt@rsoilcorp.com

ph:       (587) 233-7726

Chris Friedley
V.P. Operations

Chris has 14 years of operations experience. Prior to his work at Rifle Shot Oil Corp, his experience included:

  • Twin Butte Energy - Operations manager with 1,000 to 22,000 boe/d

  • Quicksilver

  • MGV 


email:   cfriedley@rsoilcorp.com

ph:         (587) 233-7727

Ken Buckley
V.P. Land

Ken is a landman with over 25 years of experience. He has had experience at multiple small companies, some of which include:

  • Triaxon Oil

  • Triaxon Resources

  • Ravenwood

  • Innova 

  • Pioneer

  • Texaco/Esso

  • Multiple junior companies


email:   kbuckley@rsoilcorp.com

ph:         (587) 233-7729

Jim Rasmussen
V.P. Drilling

Jim has over 30 years of broad, and extensive experience. He is currently VP of Drilling within Rifle Shot Oil Corp. Prior thereto his experience included working with:

  • Twin Butte Energy

  • Crest Consulting

  • Codeco Consulting


email:   jrasmussen@rsoilcorp.com

ph:        (587) 233-7731

Gloria Fournier
V.P. Finance & C.F.O.

Gloria has had over 20 years of experience in finance and accounting. Her prior experience includes:

  • Teine - CFO from 200 to 10,000 boe/d

  • BA Energy

  • Balancing Pool

  • TransAlta


email:  gfournier@rsoilcorp.com

ph:       (587) 233-7730

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