Tom Barnes is the Vice President of Corporate Planning for Five States. In his current role he manages the finance team and is heavily involved in the analysis of potential new investments, corporate planning and reporting. Mr. Barnes received a BA in Finance from the University of Texas at Arlington (1994). He has over 10 years experience in the energy business. Prior to joining Five States, he spent five years as an Analyst at Compustat a division of Standard and Poor’s in Denver, Colorado. He worked for two years as a financial analyst at Cornerstone E&P. Mr. Barnes has worked for Five States for nine years in the Finance Department.