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J. Hardeman Cordell IV
Chief Executive Officer
A graduate of the University of Louisiana-Lafayette, Mr. Cordell has served in this capacity since 1979. He is currently transitioning any remaining activities to the President.
J. Hardeman Cordell V
A graduate of the University of Mississippi with a BS in Business Management, Mr. Cordell has been with the company since 1995. He oversees all functions of Central Oil & Supply.
Chief Financial Officer
Kathryn is a 2002 Deans List graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe with a Major in Accounting. She joined Central Oil & Supply in 2002 and currently oversees all financial activities of the company.
Brad is a 2006 graduate of the University of Louisiana in Monroe with a Major in Marketing. Before joining Central Oil & Supply in 2016, he spent 10 years in the automotive after market industry.
Director of Operations
John Brewton graduated from LSU Shreveport with a degree in Business. He comes to Central Oil with 6 years of engineering experience and over 24 years of managerial and sales experience. John currently oversees all operational aspects of the company.
VP of Retail Operations
Chad is a graduate of Jacksonville State University with a Major in Management. Chad joined Central Oil & Supply in 2008 and oversees all operations and marketing for convenience stores, gaming (video poker & bingo), Mr. Payroll Check Cashing, Foodservice, and Greyhound.