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SM Energy is a premier operator of top tier assets. Founded in 1908, we are an independent exploration and production company with a longstanding, principled approach to doing business the right way. Our company values drive our behavior and direct us in building open, honest and transparent relationships with our stakeholders. Our purpose is to make people’s lives better by responsibly producing oil and natural gas, contributing to energy security and prosperity, and having a positive impact in the communities where we live and work.

We manage our business in a way that minimizes risk to our communities and promotes social, environmental and economic benefits, while being a good steward of the environment.

We strongly believe that our values, commitment to excellence, flexibility and experience give SM Energy the edge and resilience to continue our long-term success in the energy industry.