L. Roger Hutson
President and CEO
HRM Resources II, LLC
L. Roger Hutson is the President/CEO of HRM Resources II LLC, a private firm specializing in the acquisition, operation and development of producing oil and gas assets. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, HRM’s core area of operations is the Rocky Mountain and Mid Continent regions with properties currently located in Colorado, Wyoming and Kansas. This is the third company Roger has founded. The previous two, HRM Resources, LLC and Paladin Energy Partners, were grown and successfully divested in 2011 and 2006 respectively. Roger is a 1982 graduate of Colorado School of Mines with a B.Sc. in Geological Engineering. In March of 2004, He was appointed by Gov. Bill Owens to the Colorado School of Mines Board of Trustees and was re-appointed in January 2009 by Gov. Bill Ritter. During his dual terms of service, he served as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees as well as the Chairman of the Finance and Audit Committee. Roger is also the past President of the Board of Directors of the Colorado Oil and Gas Association, and currently serves as an active member of the board. In 2011, Gov. John Hickenlooper appointed him to the Colorado Limited Gaming Commission which oversees Colorado’s casino operations, and he presently acts as the Chairman of the Commission.
Always interested in finding ways to give back to his community, Roger was honored to serve as a mentor for the Denver Petroleum Club in 2013, guiding a group of young industry professionals to raise over $70,000 for the Wounded Warriors Project, the largest amount of charity raised to date through the mentor program. He also makes it a point to remain involved in numerous philanthropic activities, giving both time and financial support to such worthy organizations as The Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Children’s Hospital and the Newman Center for the Performing Arts.