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Vendera Management Holdings, LLC (“Vendera Resources”), an SEC registered investment advisor, is a premier capital manager servicing institutional, family office and high net worth clientele.
Vendera Resources uniquely captures and creates value as a direct investment vehicle through its family of limited partnerships, targeting a portfolio of assets focused on oil and natural gas properties thoughout the US Lower 48.


A. Wood Brookshire

A. Wood Brookshire is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Vendera Resources. Prior to joining Vendera Resources, Wood worked as an oil and natural gas investment banker with Energy Spectrum Advisors, Inc.

Wood received his BBA and MBA from SMU. He currently serves on the board of Goodwill Dallas and the 21st Century Board at SMU.

Collin S. Lensing

Collin S. Lensing is the Chief Operating Officer, Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel of Vendera Resources. Prior to joining Vendera Resources, Collin led the energy practice group for a Dallas-based law firm.

Collin holds a BA from New York University and a JD from SMU’s Dedman School of Law. Collin is licensed to practice law in Texas and is Board Certified in Oil, Gas and Mineral Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

David R. Swain

David R. Swain is the Executive Vice President of Engineering for Vendera Resources. He is also a licensed professional engineer. Prior to joining Vendera Resources, David worked for Chevron Corporation where he focused on production operations and reservoir engineering.

David holds a BS in Petroleum Engineering, graduating with Honors, from The University of Texas at Austin.