Brian Fienhold – Chief Operating Officer

Prior to joining MDF in a full-time capacity in 2017, Brian served almost five years on the MDF Board of Directors, holding the position of Chairman from 2015-2017.  His career outside of MDF has largely been energy industry related, including several years trading and marketing natural gas and power.  More recently, Brian worked for a major consulting firm serving clients within the energy, communications, media and technology industries.

Brian holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and later earned an MBA in Managerial Finance from DePaul University in Chicago.  Growing up in Illinois, Brian honed his skill whitetail deer hunting with his father, and has since enjoyed hunting big game around the world.  He is a member of numerous wildlife conservation organizations, including Life Memberships with Mule Deer Foundation, Dallas Safari Club, Wild Sheep Foundation and Texas Bighorn Society.