Our Leadership

The Santo team has a strong record of building, growing, and maintaining successful exploration and production companies.

The Santo management team marries decades of oil and gas experience to modern thinking and advanced technological capabilities to deliver value to shareholders, landowners, partners, and employees.

Santo’s leadership relies on a dedicated, skilled, and professional team of staff members to carry out the day-to-day activities of the company. Regardless of title, all team members are empowered to contribute to the achievement of Santo’s standards of safety, operational excellence, and value creation.

Management Team

Peyton Yates
Managing Member

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Hanson Yates
President

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John Weihe
Exploration Manager

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Pam Horner
Treasurer & Controller

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Gabriel Herrera
Operations Manager

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Gary Waldrop
Field Land Manager/Landowner Relations

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