Management Team

Jered Ruyle – Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Ruyle has more than 14 years of experience in the packaged gas industry. Prior to joining MagneGas, Mr. Ruyle held key positions with his family’s milti-generational business in the welding supply industry. He has experience in fill plant operations, management of logistics teams and sales teams, and was the President of an independent packaged gas distributor. Mr. Ruyle obtained his Bachelor degree from the University of Texas at Tyler in Business administration.

Mary Pat Thompson – Chief Financial Officer

Mary Pat has served as a consultant at Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Co., a private equity firm, since 2019. Ms. Thompson previously served as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Taronis from November 2020 to December 2020 and as a director of Taronis during December 2020, and as Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer of MWI Animal Health from August 2005 through her retirement in October 2018, with oversight of finance, inventory management, information technology, and human resources. Ms. Thompson also served as Vice President, Secretary and Chief Financial Officer of MWI Animal Health from June 2002 to August 2005. Since 2015 she has served on Zion’s Bank Business Advisory Board and the San Francisco Reserve’s 12th District Economic Advisory Council, where she was Chairperson for 2019. Additionally she serves on the boards of Regence Blueshield of Idaho and the University of Idaho’s College of Business and Economics Advisory Board, and served on the board of H&E Equipment Services until March 31, 2021, and is past President of the American Veterinary Distributers Association and the 2019