DENVER, Sept. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Synergy Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex: SYRG), a domestic oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Denver-Julesburg Basin (the "D-J Basin"), today announced that Susan Eich has accepted the position as Manager of Land for Synergy. Ed Holloway, Chief Executive Officer and President of Synergy Resources said, "We are pleased to welcome Susan Eich to the Synergy team. Susan is a strong addition to our executive staff as we continue to identify and develop our core growth areas in the D-J Basin and Wattenberg Field." Susan Eich has more than 25 years experience in the oil and natural gas industry in all aspects of land functions, including but not limited to, the negotiation of key acquisitions, divestitures and operating agreements. Susan has held select land positions at Bill Barrett Corporation, Texaco Exploration & Production, Inc., Williams Production RMT Company and Noble Energy, Inc. Ms Eich holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Colorado-Denver and is a member of the Denver Association of Petroleum Landmen and the American Association of Petroleum Landmen. About Synergy Resources Corporation Synergy Resources Corporation is a domestic oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Synergy's core area of operations is in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, which encompasses Colorado, Wyoming, Kansas, and Nebraska. The Wattenberg field in the D-J Basin ranks as the 7th largest field in the U.S. in terms of proved gas reserves and 9th in production. Synergy's corporate offices are located in Platteville, Colorado. More company news and information is available at www.SYRGinfo.com. This press release may contain forward-looking statements. The actual results could differ materially from a conclusion, forecast or projection in the forward-looking information. Certain material factors or assumptions were applied in drawing a conclusion or making a forecast or projection as reflected in the forward-looking information.