1 RPL/CPL credit will be available.
If you make a reservation, pay for it, and later decide to cancel it before the reservation deadline, you can apply for a refund through the HAPL Office. We must receive your request to cancel your registration in writing by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax at 713-622-3723. You will receive the total amount charged minus a $5.00 credit card processing fee. The deadline for this event is Tuesday, January 6th @ 5:00 p.m.
When you request a refund, include the credit-card number that you used to pay for the reservation and the confirmation e-mail you received when you paid. If you have lost that e-mail, send as much information as you can about the name and date of the event, the date that you paid, and how much you paid. Refunds cannot be made for reservations that were paid for, but not cancelled before the reservations deadline. When that happens, you are considered a no-show.
All pre-registered members/guests for this event that have not prepaid and do not attend will be billed as a no-show.
*If paying by check, the price of the luncheon is $30 for members and $35 for non-members before the reservation deadline.*
Speaker AAPL President - Roger A. Soape, CPL
Roger A. Soape, a 37-year veteran in the land industry, is the founder and president of Roger A. Soape, Inc., an energy land services firm in Houston. Roger Soape has a long track record of leadership and service within AAPL, most recently as first vice president. Soape is a former ...
Roger A. Soape, a 37-year veteran in the land industry, is the founder and president of Roger A. Soape, Inc., an energy land services firm in Houston. Roger Soape has a long track record of leadership and service within AAPL, most recently as first vice president. Soape is a former chairman of AAPL’s Finance, Strategic Planning, Ethics, Publications, Membership and Industry Relations committees as well as the Landman Scholarship Trust, Licensing Task Force, and the NAPE Expo Advisory Board. In addition, Soape helped to establish AAPL’s Tax Issues Committee in 2012. For these efforts, Soape was named AAPL’s Landman of the Year in 2009 and a “Who’s Who in Energy” by the Houston Business Journal in 2013. “The last two years have been those of incredible growth for AAPL, and I hope to continue that momentum into 2015,” said Soape. “My predecessors have worked hard to uphold the integrity and professionalism of our industry, and I am honored to follow in their footsteps in serving AAPL’s members and our industry as a whole.”
Locally, Soape is a past president of the Houston Association of Professional Landmen, which was named AAPL’s local association of the year during his tenure. Soape is also an active member of the North Houston Association of Professional Landmen, Texas Oil and Gas Association and Independent Petroleum Association of America. In the Houston-area community, Soape currently serves as trustee of The West Endowment, director of the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, Texas advisory board member for Canine Companions for Independence and advisory board member for Katy Prairie Conservancy. He founded Roger A. Soape, Inc., in Houston in 1980. Soape attended the University of Texas at Austin where he majored in petroleum land management and later completed the McCombs School of Business’ executive management program.