john.sheltonTexas Wesleyan University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas, 1994, J. D. Degree; and Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, 1990, B.A. Degree. John began his land career in 1994 working south Texas for Enron Oil and Gas Company, Suemar Exploration, Inc., Titan Resources, L.P., and north Texas for Republic Energy, Mildren Energy, Tejas Western Corporation and Stephens & Johnson Operating Co. John joined Rick Fenlaw and Associates, Inc. in December 2002 working for Devon Energy Production Company, L.P. as an in-house broker for the Decatur, Texas field office conducting title, leasing, negotiating renewals and extensions of oil and gas leases, managing curative brokers in the Barnett Shale and working in the Devon Corporate Office, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, with Division Order Analyst and Devon’s Decatur, Texas field office to determine outstanding curative issues in the Barnett Shale.