Mr. Schnur is currently the Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors of Lucas Energy Inc. following an initial appointment as the Chief Financial Officer on November 1, 2012. He also serves as Interim Chief Financial Officer, Interim Treasurer and Interim Secretary. Mr. Schnur is a results oriented manager with a history of positioning companies for growth, preserving value and return of capital. From March 2010 to October 2012, Mr. Schnur served as the CFO of Chroma Oil & Gas; and for eight years prior to that, Mr. Schnur was an independent executive where he held various non-traditional employee/consultant/CFO/advisor roles. On four previous occasions Mr. Schnur was asked to lead work-out/turn-around initiatives in the E&P space.
Mr. Schnur obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Finance from Gannon University in 1987 and a Masters of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University in 1992. Mr. Schnur is a member of the Independent Petroleum Association of America; Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association; and the ADAM-Houston, Acquisitions and Divestitures Group. On August 4, 2015 Mr. Schnur was appointed to the Board of Directors of Tombstone Exploration Corporation an precious metals mining exploration company.