Anita M. Powers joined SM Energy Company’s Board of Directors on November 22, 2021. She currently serves as a member of the Audit and Compensation Committees of the Board of Directors. In addition to SM Energy Company’s Board of Directors, Ms. Powers has served as a member of EQT Corporation’s Board of Directors since November 2018 and currently serves as a member of the Audit and Management Development and Compensation Committees. She is retired from Occidental Petroleum Corporation where she was Executive Vice President of Worldwide Exploration for Occidental Oil and Gas Corporation and Vice President of Occidental Petroleum Corporation, roles in which she served since 2007. Anita also served as a Director of California Resources Corporation and as a member of its Health, Safety and Environmental Committee from 2017 – 2020.