A Casper based company, Mesa Natural Gas Solutions, is among 30 employers that were chosen from a pool of 2,424 employers as a finalist to receive the U.S. Department of Defense top honor. This award is given to employers who support their employees serving in the National Guard and Reserve.

Mesa is a company that employs a workforce comprised of 60 percent veterans, with 200 years of combined service and have been deployed 28 times overseas.

Greyson Buckingham knows first hand what it is like to work for such a supportive company.

"As a law student, employee and member of the Wyoming National Guard, I simply couldn't ask for a more supportive and encouraging employer than Mesa Natural Gas Solutions," said Mesa Natural Gas Solutions Director of Policy Greyson Buckingham, a member of the University of Wyoming Army ROTC and the Wyoming Army National Guard. "Whether it be allowing me to have flexible work hours, taking extended periods of leave to fulfill my service commitments or offering advice on serving in the national guard, the leadership team at Mesa has always supported me."

Here's a little more information on Mesa Natural Gas Solutions.

Mesa Natural Gas Solutions was founded by Randy Moser, Jakob Norman & Scott Gromer. Mesa provides reliable and efficient wellhead gas-powered equipment that converts a waste product into energy. Mesa Natural Gas Solutions provides the highest quality flared gas, emissions reduction, and power services in North American oil and gas fields. Mesa's offices are based in Casper, WY - in the heart of Wyoming's energy industry. Mesa Natural Gas Solutions is a Portfolio Company of BP Natural Gas Opportunity Partners, L.P., a fund sponsored by T. Boone Pickens.