Mr. Schmitz was appointed as a director of Forum in September 2010 and serves as a member of the Audit Committee. Mr. Schmitz currently serves as the Executive Chairman of Select Energy Services, Inc., an oil and gas services company, a position he has held since November 2017.
Prior to this, Mr. Schmitz served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Select Energy Services, beginning in 2007. In addition to his Board service at Forum and Select Energy Services, Inc., Mr. Schmitz serves on the boards of Silver Creek Oil & Gas, LLC (the surviving entity of the merger of Alta Natural Resources, LLC and HEP Oil Company, Ltd.), CP Energy Holdings, LLC, and Synergy Energy Holdings, LLC, among others. Prior to his current involvement at Select Energy Services, Mr. Schmitz served as the North Texas Division Manager for Complete Production Services, Inc., a provider of specialized services and products focused on helping oil and gas companies develop hydrocarbon reserves, reduce costs and enhance production. Mr. Schmitz is also the President of Sunray Capital GP, LLC, a Texas limited liability company, the general partner of Sunray Capital, LP, and President of Schmitz & Schmitz Properties, Inc., a Texas limited partnership, the general partner of B-29 Investments, LP.