Eli Leal serves as Controller for Donovan Ventures and is responsible for all accounting and reporting related functions. He has over 10 years of accounting experience within the oil and gas industry, primarily serving midstream and oilfield service companies. Prior to Donovan Ventures, Eli worked for Champions Cinco Pipe & Supply, LLC and Elite Compression Services, LLC, where he gained invaluable industry knowledge and experience. Eli additionally held various public accounting roles at Melton & Melton, LLP, where he primarily served private companies in the oilfield service, construction, and dealership industries. Eli received a BS in Accounting from University of Houston-Clear Lake and is a licensed CPA in the state of Texas. Eli proudly served in the United States Navy and was honorably discharged in 2008. During his time of service, he was deployed to the Persian Gulf aboard the USS Carl Vinson. Outside of work, Eli enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, skiing, hiking and has a passion for real estate.