John Dobbs

Vice President - Corporate Development & Reservoir

John Dobbs brings over 20 years of engineering, financial, and leadership experience to Northstar/Sanare.  He began his career as a reservoir engineer at Exxon Mobil and Ryder Scott.  Earning an MBA, he increasingly served in business development and strategic planning roles: Hess (Strategy Analyst), Murphy Oil (Corp Reserves Mgr, Bus Dev Mgr, GM Corp Planning).  In 2013, Murphy Oil spun off its U.S. retail fuel business, Murphy USA (175th on Fortune 500).  John moved to the USA side to establish new functions at SpinCo, and became VP of Strategy, Planning, Perf Mgt, Payment Methods, and Procurement.  In 2016, he moved to Huron Consulting Group as Dir of Bus. Advisory. In 2018, John joined Sanare as Vice President, Corp Development and Reservoir.