Board Members

Eddy Red Eagle, Jr.
Board Chair/Business Development

Eddy spent his career at CITGO Petroleum Corporation in Tulsa, holding positions in finance, accounting and supply/product logistics. After retirement, he continues to actively serve his Osage people and community, serving on various boards related to economic development and working for six years as a legislator for the Osage Nation Congress.  As a full blood member of the Osage Nation, he is very active in cultural and traditional customs. He is a speaker of the Osage Language and was instrumental in establishment of the Osage Cultural Center. He resides in Barnsdall on his family’s original allotment with his wife, Mattie, of fifty years.

C.E. “Chuck” Hessert
Board Vice-Chair

Chuck retired from ConocoPhillips in 2004, with over 30 years of experience in project management and quality assurance. During his career, he handled all phases of new construction from initial conception through successful startup and worked on a variety of internationally based projects. He is a direct descendant of two original Osage allottees, George Michelle, his great-grandfather, and Della Hessert, his grandmother. He also owns and operates the WAH-TSA-MOIE Angus Ranch and an independent oil and gas company called Hessert LOC Inc.

Randy Standridge
Board Secretary/Treasurer

Randy, who is Cherokee, retired from ConocoPhillips in 2010 after a 31-year career. His area of expertise includes procurement and warehousing operations for upstream and downstream energy organizations. He has extensive experience in contracts and negotiations. In 1996, he was asked to represent the downstream organizations on the prototype development for the Materials Management module of the SAP business system that Phillips Petroleum Company began working to implement worldwide. Thereafter, he worked as a project manager for various SAP projects around the globe, including implementations for 15 ConocoPhillips refineries.

Anthony Webb
Board Member

Anthony has over twenty eight years work experience. He has 14 years in the manufacturing and fluid power industries. He also has 14 years in petroleum related industries including pipeline construction, oil and gas well completion, and natural gas plant processing. He is currently responsible for the operations and management of the Grayhorse Gas Plant located in Osage County, Oklahoma. He is from Fairfax, Oklahoma where he is a member of the Osage Grayhorse District and a member of the Grayhorse Dance Committee. He currently resides with his wife, Kimberly Ponca, on their original family allotment land west of Fairfax.