David W. Potts graduated high school in Okmulgee, OK in 1973. He soon began his
college education at the University of Oklahoma where, in addition to gaining a
great education, he also met his future wife: Linda Breault, a fellow OU student. By
1977, David achieved a Bachelors of Business Administration degree in Petroleum
Land Management, while Linda earned a Bachelors of Business Administration
degree in Marketing. After graduating, David and Linda married and began their
Since 1978, the Potts family has called Ardmore, Oklahoma their home. They have
recently celebrated their 37 year marriage and have two grown children, Erin and
Trevor. Mr. and Mrs. Potts are also the proud grandparents to two grand-daughters,
Addison and Halle. They are active in their church and their community endeavors.
David began his career in petroleum exploration as an intern with The Kerr McGee
Corporation. After his internship, he moved on to work with R. D. Dodd, Inc to train
for a year as a Lease Broker. David then took on the role of District Landman with
The Quentin Little Company, with whom he was employed for 6 years, until 1984.
In 1984, David desired to open his own Lease Brokerage firm, so he and Linda
establishedthe firm of David W. Potts Land & Exploration Co. to serve the needs
of the people of southern Oklahoma. They have been there ever since. With over
35 yrs. experience in the local petroleum exploration industry, David W. Potts Land
& Exploration Co. has the experience and knowledge to help you.
Schedule an appointment for a consultation today!