Michael J. Moran, CPL
President – Brighton Resources, Inc.
A native of Pittsburgh and a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Michael received a B.A. from Duquesne University in 2006, majoring in Political Science and History with an emphasis in Pre-Law.
As President of Brighton Land Management, Inc., Michael manages Brighton’s day-to-day operations business development. He is accomplished in all aspects of Oil and Gas Leasing, Curative, GIS Mapping, ROW, Permitting and Certified Oil and Gas Title Examination, among other specialized functions and areas of the Energy Industry.
Michael started his career in the Oil and Gas business by running Oil and Gas Title Examinations for Drake Oil and Gas and then by running Certified Title Opinions for Lambert & Martineau, OGTA and Range Resources. He subsequently joined Brighton Resources quickly rising to become a Land Manager for AB Resources. He has worked in 46 Counties throughout Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio and Maryland. He was promoted to President in 2011.
Michael is a Certified Professional Landman and a member of the IRWA and the Michael Late Benedum Chapter of the AAPL.