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Nikki Townsend

Accounting Manager

Nikki has approximately 10 years of corporate accounting experience, primarily in the energy industry for both public and private companies, and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Oklahoma.  Prior to joining Black Swan, she was the Financial and Operations Accounting Manager of Riley Permian, a private equity backed E&P company.  Earlier in her career, Nikki was the Lead General Ledger Accountant for the midstream subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy and was involved in the spin-off of Access Midstream.  Nikki began her career as a staff member of the public accounting firm, Cole & Reed.  She is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Central Oklahoma with a BS in accounting and a MBA.