Scott Heflin has 37 years of financial and accounting experience and has been with Escondido since February 2017. He is responsible for ensuring that the company’s accounting practices, financial reporting and tax reporting adhere to the highest professional standards. Scott’s prior experience includes public and private entities primarily engaged in upstream oil and gas development and production. Among other roles, he served as vice president and controller for Bennu Oil & Gas, LLC from November 2013 to November 2016. He was also vice president and controller for ATP Oil & Gas Corporation from July 2005 to October 2013. Scott began his career as an auditor for the accounting firm Deloitte, Haskins & Sells, a predecessor to the “Big Four” accounting firm Deloitte Touche Tomatsu Limited.
Scott earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Houston Baptist University with majors in management and accounting. He has been a licensed Certified Public Accountant since 1982 and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), and the Houston Chapter of the TSCPA.