LAFAYETTE, La., Dec. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — PetroQuest Energy, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: PQ) today announced that Michael L. Finch has resigned from the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Finch has served as a director and Chairman of the Company’s Audit Committee since 2003 and has elected to pursue other opportunities. Mr. Finch’s resignation was not due to any disagreement with the Company on any matter regarding its operations, polices or practices. The Company is evaluating potential candidates to fill the roles of Financial Expert and Audit Committee Chairman on the Company’s Board of Directors.
“The Company is indebted to Mike for his many years of service”, said Charles T. Goodson, Chairman and CEO. “Mike played a critical role in helping to form and execute the Company’s strategy in navigating through the recent commodity price downturn. We wish him the utmost success in his future endeavors.”
About the Company
PetroQuest Energy, Inc. is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, acquisition and production of oil and natural gas reserves in Texas, Louisiana and the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico. PetroQuest’s common stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker PQ.