Valor Names Cathy Ramirez Director of Accounting

Company’s former Controller will now lead department in expanded accounting division

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Valor, an asset management and professional services company specializing in oil and gas mineral rights, has announced that Cathy Ramirez has been promoted to Director of Oil and Gas Accounting for the company. The new role is effective immediately for Ramirez, who previously held the position of Controller.

Cathy Ramirez
Cathy Ramirez

“We’re more than pleased to have Cathy Ramirez serve the company in this elevated role,” said Joseph DeWoody, CEO of Valor. “As we’ve revamped and grown our entire accounting services division, her background and specific experience in the oil and gas industry make her the logical choice to lead this department.”

Valor manages just over eight million gross mineral acres across 32 states‌, which generate over $100 million in annual revenue for its clients. The oversight of these non-operated oil and gas holdings is the primary objective of the company’s oil and gas accounting department. Valor’s clients come from multiple categories, including individuals, banks, families, partnerships, trusts, nonprofits, universities, institutions, investment funds and family offices. As the new director of oil and gas accounting, Ramirez will lead all accounting services for the department, representing the full scope of Valor’s professional services in the energy sector. She will be the primary contact for all accounting-related internal team functions and client-facing communication.

Prior to joining Valor, Ramirez was already an energy industry veteran, having held comptroller positions for several oil and gas operators, including Acacia Exploration, HighMark Energy Operating, Longview Energy, and Pacesetter Energy. Prior to her time in oil and gas, Ramirez spent over a decade in public accounting, specializing in cost accounting, general ledger, financial reporting, human resources, tax return preparation, and fixed assets. Her meticulous approach has been instrumental in growing Valor’s operator services and mineral management business sectors.

“I’m looking forward to consolidating the financial oversight of our oil and gas division,” stated Cathy Ramirez, director of oil and gas accounting for Valor. “I’m honored to take on the added responsibilities and best practices that come with leading a team effort.” For more information on the company, please visit

About Valor:
Valor is a comprehensive professional services provider that uses technology and innovation to ease the burdens of asset management in the oil and gas industry. We place the client first, providing flexible solutions and leveraging our team of experts to maintain the security, clarity and optimization of privately owned assets. Valor currently manages eight million gross mineral acres on behalf of their clients, whose holdings generate more than $100 million in annual revenue. Valor’s professional services scope also extends beyond the energy sector with Valor Ignite™ – an on-demand outsourcing solution for accounting, business process outsourcing, contract C-suite engagements and back-office support. Explore the benefits of partnering with Valor to manage mineral rights and streamline business operations by visiting

Media Contact:
Jeff Cheatham
Senior Strategist/Publicist
The Power Group
(972) 961-6171 


Valor Expands Accounting Department

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Valor Mineral Management, LLC (“Valor”) a mineral management, accounting, back-office and advisory firm based in Fort Worth, Midland and Abilene, Texas, announces the addition of Cathy Ramirez as Controller and Teresa Hathcock and Michelle Farrington as Revenue Accountants.

“We have continued to expand our clientele roster and as a result, we have added Teresa, Michelle and Cathy to our growing team. Their collective oil and gas accounting experience will be an excellent asset to our team and a great benefit to our clients,” said Joseph DeWoody, CEO of Valor Mineral Management and Valor Operator Services.

Cathy Ramirez has over 19 years’ experience in oil and gas accounting. She has served in Controller and accounting managerial roles at Acacia Exploration Partners LLC, HighMark Energy Operating LLC, Longview Energy Company, and Pacesetter Energy, Inc. Cathy has comprehensive experience in Revenue Accounting, Joint Interest Billing, Cost Accounting and managing the accounting functions for multiple entities.

Theresa Hathcock has been in oil and gas accounting for over 14 years and specializes in month-end revenue closing, account reconciliations, and client relations. Prior to Valor, Theresa worked for MineralWare, Bank of Texas, Wagner Oil Company and P2 Energy Solutions.

Michelle Farrington brings over 17 years of oil and gas accounting experience to the team. She previously spent 11 years at XTO Energy as an Assistant Senior Revenue Accountant and Assistant Senior Clerks Accounts Distribution.

About Valor Mineral Management:

Valor Mineral Management, a mineral management accounting company that manages hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of oil and gas interests and works monthly with thousands of oil and gas operators and payors. Valor utilizes its proprietary software,®, to efficiently and effectively manage minerals and royalties on behalf of its clients. Valor’s clients include individuals, families, partnerships, trusts, non-profits, institutions, investment funds and family offices with assets in 32 states.

Media Contact:
Liz Jang
(817) 370-0612

Related Links

SOURCE Valor Mineral Management