Jeffrey L. Skaare

Director of Business Development – Bakken

Jeffrey L. Skaare is a North Dakota-licensed attorney who has dedicated his career to oil and gas development, bringing 13 years of industry experience to his role at Caliber. Prior to joining Caliber Midstream in 2013, Mr. Skaare was owner of Border Resources, LLC, a complete oil and gas land services company managing over 50 landmen and support staff providing title, leasing, curative, due diligence, seismic permitting, mapping, surface use and land records in the states of ND, MT, TX, WY, CO, MI & UT.  In his time at Border, he managed the team responsible for the initial ROW acquisition for what is now Caliber Midstream. 

As a member and Certified Professional Landman (CPL) with the American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL), Mr. Skaare has conducted multiple mineral appraisals in both producing and non-producing mineral interests in ND & MT and has acted as an expert witness in mineral valuation cases.  He is the owner and operator of O.T. Cross Oil, LLC, a non-operated oil company with interests in oil and gas wells in the Williston Basin; as well as B.H. Grace Oil, LLC, a mineral, royalty and lease acquisition company managing net mineral and royalty interests in over 98,000 gross acres.   

Mr. Skaare serves on the Board of Directors for the North Dakota Petroleum Council (NDPC); is on the Board of Directors and is past President of the Landman Association of North Dakota (LAND); and is a member of the Wyoming Association of Professional Landmen. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from North Dakota State University in 1997; and a Juris Doctorate with distinction from the University of North Dakota in 2000.