J McLane joined the Lime Rock Partners team at its inception in 1998. He became a Managing Director in 2008 and is also now the co-chairman of the Lime Rock Partners Investment Committee. Originally based in the team’s Westport, Connecticut location, he has been based in Houston since 2004 and plays a leadership role in executing Lime Rock Partners’ investment strategy, primarily in the E&P and oilfield service sectors in Canada and the United States. Prior to joining Lime Rock, J was in the Corporate Development Group of Pioneer Natural Resources. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin (B.A., B.B.A.) and the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business (M.B.A.). J currently serves on the board of directors of AccessESP, CrownRock, CrownRock Minerals, Endurance Resources, and VES International. He previously served on the board of directors of Arena Exploration, Coronado Resources, Deer Creek Energy, Iracore International, LMP Exploration Holdings, and RMP Energy.