The Accredited Petroleum Association® is comprised of a diverse team of industry specific experts. All APA certified employees, contractors, and laboratories have been individually trained, tested, and certified by the Accredited Petroleum Association®

Jesse Johnson-Brower

Founder / CEO

Jesse Johnson-Brower is the founder and CEO of Accredited Petroleum Association®. He brings 20 years of military experience and executive leadership to the organization.  

In this position, Jesse oversees day-to-day operations and works with the executive team to set and implement the organization’s strategic vision. He is responsible for creating, planning, implementing, and integrating the strategic direction of the Accredited Petroleum Association®.

Prior to founding the Accredited Petroleum Association®, Jesse served as a non-commissioned officer in the 3rd United States Infantry Regiment, Escort to President George W. Bush. As a serial entrepreneur, Jesse has founded and held executive positions in multiple for-profit and non-profit organizations, including the award winning hero services non-profit LifeGR®.