Arkansas native Mindy West is the current executive vice president of fuels, chief financial officer and treasurer for Murphy USA, the retail spinoff from Murphy Oil, in El Dorado. After working for Murphy Oil Corporation for 17 years, West assisted in the spinoff. Prior to her current position, she served as a vice president and treasurer for Murphy Oil from 2007 to 2013.
In her tenure at Murphy USA, West has overseen the fuels, finance, accounting, investor relations, asset development and procurement departments while leading numerous cross-functional strategic initiatives. An active supporter of El Dorado, Union County, south Arkansas and the state of Arkansas, West continues to expand her leadership roles by serving as a director on the boards of Simmons First National Corp., Simmons Bank, The United Way of Union County and the Razorback Foundation.
West also is an advisor to Southern Arkansas University Rankin College of Business through her participation on the SAU Business Advisory Council. West earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville and then obtained a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia. She is both a Certified Public Accountant as well as a Certified Treasury Professional.