Jacob Lilburn


Jacob Lilburn is an independent landman with over a decade of experience. Prior to becoming independent, Jacob was a Senior Landman with a focus on Business Development for Jetta Operating Company, Inc. and has performed various roles with Jetta during an 8 year tenure there; coordinating land efforts for leasing & drilling programs in North Texas & the Delaware Basin, while simultaneously managing mineral & and non-operated leasehold interests in Louisiana and the Texas Gulf Coast.  Prior to joining Jetta, Jacob was an independent field landman for a client active in the Fort Worth Basin.  Jacob is a Certified Professional Landman, an active member of and first-term director for FWAPL, and an active member of AAPL.  Prior to beginning his professional career Jacob earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance & Entrepreneurial Management from Texas Christian University with an emphasis in Real Estate and a minor in Energy Technology & Management.  Jacob and his wife, Ashley live in Fort Worth, with their two children, Julia & Shepherd as well as a dog, Lulu and six chickens.  Jacob enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking, biking, fishing, skiing, gardening traveling and carpentry.