January 25, 2024

Warrenton Oil Company Chairman Makes Way for New Family Leadership

Announces Mary Banmiller as Chief Executive Officer

Today, Warrenton Oil Company officially announced its president and CEO Wayne Baker is stepping back and playing a smaller role within the family-owned company. Mary Banmiller is replacing him as the new CEO and Dana Moloney is now COO. Baker remains chairman on the board. 


“After careful consideration and reflection, I have decided the time is right to play a lighter role and pass the torch to the next generation of leadership at Warrenton Oil Company” former Warrenton Oil Company President and CEO Wayne Baker said. “I am proud of what we have grown together. Mary is my secret weapon. She demonstrates a true passion for the values, goals and mission of our family-owned business and I look forward to the future under her leadership.” 


Previously, Banmiller served as Senior Director of Retail Operations. Under her direction, both FastLane Convenience stores and the company operated hotels achieve operational excellence year after year, outperforming peer groups across many metrics. Mary is a truly dynamic leader and well-respected industry veteran. 


“We have a legacy of maintaining strong relationships with our customers, vendors and employees and providing industry-leading services. I look forward to building upon Wayne’s decades of momentum and continuing to propel the company forward,” Warrenton Oil CEO Mary Banmiller said. “I want to thank and recognize Wayne for his family-focused foundation, vision and leadership for Warrenton Oil Company.” 


Baker plans to remain engaged at a strategic level, continuing to focus on growth opportunities for the company. For more information about Warrenton Oil Company, visit woilco.com.