Management & Board
Daniel C. Herz is the Chief Executive Officer and President of Falcon Minerals and previously was the President of Osprey Energy since April 2017. Mr. Herz served as President of Atlas Energy Group, LLC from April 2015 until October 2018. Mr. Herz served as Titan Energy, LLC and its predecessor’s Chief Executive Officer from August 2015 until August 2018 and is a Class A Director. Mr. Herz also served as President of Atlas Growth Partners, L.P. since its inception in 2013 until August 2018 and as a Director of the General Partner until October 2018. From August 2007 to February 2011, Mr. Herz was Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy for Atlas Energy, Inc. until it’s sale to Chevron. Mr. Herz served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy of the general partner of Atlas Energy, L.P. from February 2011 to February 2015, and was also Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy of Atlas Pipeline Partners GP, LLC from August 2007 through to its sale to Targa Resources in February 2015.
Jeffrey F. Brotman is our Chief Financial Officer, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary. Mr. Brotman has also been Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of Hepco Capital Management, LLC since its formation in September 2016. Hepco is a private investment firm that sponsors principal capital investments in diverse business sectors. Mr. Brotman was Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President at Resource America, Inc., formerly a publicly-traded specialized asset management company, until September 2016. Mr. Brotman joined Resource America in 2007, and while at Resource America also served as Executive Vice President of Resource Capital Corp. (NYSE: RSO), a publicly-traded real estate investment trust, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Primary Capital Mortgage, Director of Leaf Commercial Capital and sat on various investment committees across all product lines. Mr. Brotman was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Access to Money, Inc. (f/k/a TRM Corp.), one of the world’s largest non-bank ATM operators, from March 2006 to June 2007, and served as the Chairman of its Board of Directors from September 2006 through September 2008. Mr. Brotman was a co-founder, and served as Managing Member, of Ledgewood, PC, a Philadelphia based business law firm, from June 1992 to March 2006, and was of counsel until June 2007. Mr. Brotman was a Trustee of Resource Real Estate Diversified Income Fund from its inception in March 2013 until September 2016 and served as a Director of Turnaround Fund from its inception in 2003 until March 2006. Mr. Brotman has been an adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School since 1990, where he has taught courses in accounting and lending transactions. Mr. Brotman is also a Certified Public Accountant (currently inactive) and a licensed Real Estate Broker.