Mary Ellen Lutey – Senior Vice President Of Development and Environmental, Health and Safety

img-about-us-executive19Ms. Lutey was appointed Senior Vice President—Development and Environmental, Health and Safety in December 2019. Ms. Lutey was appointed Senior Vice President and Regional Manager in May 2015 for the South Texas & Gulf Coast region and, from December 2012 to May 2015, she served as Vice President and Regional Manager for the Company’s Mid-Continent region. She joined SM Energy in June 2008 as North Rockies Asset Manager, where she managed the Company’s activities in the Williston Basin.

Ms. Lutey has over 28 years of experience in the energy industry. Prior to joining SM Energy, Ms. Lutey’s previous roles included Senior Reservoir Engineer with Chesapeake Energy Corporation where she was responsible for the resource development of the Fayetteville Shale in Arkansas; Team Lead for Engineering and Geoscience with ConocoPhillips Canada where she was responsible for the technical and business performance of two multi-discipline groups in Western Canada; and Team Lead for Engineering and Geoscience with Burlington Resources Canada where she managed the growth and development of resource plays in Western Canada.