Mr. Venteicher is the Chief Executive Officer of Tyr Energy and is a member of its Board of Directors. He joined the company in 2003 shortly after it was founded. Prior to his appointment as CEO in 2017, Mr. Venteicher served as Chief Financial Officer with responsibility for sourcing and structuring capital for Tyr Energy’s electric generation investments; managing partner, lender and shareholder relationships; and oversight of financial reporting and treasury functions for Tyr Energy and its portfolio companies.
Mr. Herrold joined Tyr Energy in 2017 as the Chief Financial Officer, leading our treasury, finance, accounting, tax and risk management functions. He is also responsible for sourcing and structuring capital for Tyr Energy’s investments and managing various partner, lender and shareholder relationships. Mr. Herrold holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Kansas State University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Mr. So is an Executive Officer and has overall responsibility for all legal matters pertaining to Tyr Energy, its subsidiaries and its business activities. In addition to his legal responsibilities, Mr. So is actively involved in corporate strategy and transaction structuring work at Tyr. Mr. So received his B.A. from New York University and his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law, where he was a Senior Editor of the Fordham Law Review.
Mr. Shealy is an Executive Officer and leads our business operations functions for power generation assets and our corporate general business requirements. Mr. Shealy holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Drury University and a juris doctorate degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, where he was selected for the Order of the Bench and Robe.
Mr. Calhoon leads our asset management functions and is responsible for overseeing our generation portfolio and related strategy initiatives. Mr. Calhoon holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Kansas. Mr. Calhoon also earned an MBA, with emphasis in finance, from Rockhurst University (formerly Rockhurst College).

Mr. Moye joined Tyr Energy in 2019 as Senior Vice President and is responsible for providing energy management services to Tyr’s existing generating assets, and to other resource owners in the industry. Mr. Moye has Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Engineering, and Master of Business Administration degrees, and is a registered professional engineer. He is currently a candidate for a PhD in Electrical Engineering at the University of Florida.

Mr. Shanklin is responsible for Tyr Energy’s business development activities, with emphasis on greenfield project development, emerging technology investments and capital deployment across the electric energy market. He is a graduate of Kansas State University, with a BS in Electrical Engineering. Mr. Shanklin also earned an MBA, with an emphasis on finance and entrepreneurship, at the University of Missouri – Kansas City.
Mr. Taylor is responsible for developing and maintaining banking relationships and for raising capital for Tyr’s investments. Mr. Taylor is actively involved in structuring and negotiating project financing transactions. In addition to providing financial oversight for proposed acquisition and development projects, Mr. Taylor received both a B.S. in Business Management, and an MBA from Brigham Young University.