AASCU Graduates: The Difference We Make

Richard  Walls

Richard Walls

Graduation Year: 1971
Degree Earned: Geology
Institution: Morehead State University

Dr. Richard Walls is a recognized entrepreneurial leader in the oil and gas industry in the United States and Canada. Having founded and built five companies over his more than 30-year career, he presently serves as president and CEO of RAW Energy Ltd., a private investment firm, in Calgary, Alberta, as well as chairman of Fairborne Energy Ltd. He has been responsible for significant oil and gas discoveries in Canada and the Texas Gulf Coast. Walls is a 2005 Morehead State Alumni Hall of Fame inductee and supports an academic scholarship for students within the geology program at MSU.