James N. Whyte
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Mr. James N. Whyte joined Ultra Petroleum as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer in April 2019. He previously served as Executive Vice President for Intrepid Potash, Inc. from August 2016 – 2018. Prior to that, he served as the Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Risk Management from 2007 to August 2016. Mr. Whyte joined Intrepid Mining LLC as Vice President of Human Resources and Risk Management in 2004. Prior to joining Intrepid, Mr. Whyte spent 17 years in the property and casualty insurance industry including roles with Marsh and McLennan, Incorporated, American Re-Insurance, and a private insurance brokerage firm he founded. Mr. Whyte was a director of American Eagle Energy Corporation from November 2013 to October 2016. Mr. Whyte earned a Bachelors of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Denver.