MIKEL D. FAULKNER
Mikel D. Faulkner was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2009 and has served as the lead independent director since October 2017. Since 2002, Mr. Faulkner has served as executive chairman of the board of directors of Nautilus Marine Services PLC, an investment company focused on the global offshore services industry and quoted on the London Stock Exchange (AIM). Mr. Faulkner served as chief executive officer of HKN, Inc. (OTCQB: HKNI) from 1982 to 2017, chairman from 1991 to 2003 and president of HKN, Inc. from 2003 to 2017. HKN, Inc., formerly Harken Energy Corporation, was an independent energy company.