I sat down with the wife and kids last night and we made a hard decision. We have decided that as of right now, I officially announce my intention to enter the race for the Chairmanship of Chesapeake Energy.
Now clearly I'm lacking some qualifications. I'm an accountant, not an oil man. I write on the internet under a pseudonym, a Chairman needs to be a real person. I have no personal connections that will be of use for Chesapeake, a Chairman needs to be connected.
But here is what I've got.
1) Shares of Chesapeake that I bought with my own money
2) Enough common sense to know that paying the CEO $12 million for an antique map collection is not ok
Those are two things that the current board is missing.
Here is my article announcing my intention to run for office: