Trent Murphy


Trent Murphy is Vice President & CFO for Savvy Oil and Gas Consulting.  Trent has over 20 years of diversified oil and gas accounting experience. 

Trent began his career at Ernst and Young in Dallas, moved on to Burlington Resources in Fort Worth, TX as an analyst over MMS Reporting and State Severance Tax, before making the move to Magnum Hunter Resources serving as a Senior Analyst over Severance Tax, eventually transitioning to financial reporting.  Trent then spent almost 13 years with XTO Energy, an ExxonMobil subsidiary, where he held numerous roles of increasing responsibility within the Upstream Controller’s organization, including SEC Financial Reporting Supervisor, Royalty Trust Reporting Supervisor and XTO Capital Budget Coordinator. 

He most recently served as the Accounting Manager for Chief Oil and Gas, where he was responsible for Treasury, AP, Joint Interest Billing and Operational Accounting for multiple entities. 

Trent is a graduate of the University of North Texas with a degree in Finance.