SM - SM Energy Company

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SM Energy Company

1775 Sherman Street
Suite 1200
Denver, CO 80203
United States

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndependent Oil & Gas
Full Time Employees611

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Javan D. OttosonPres, CEO & Director2.02MN/A1959
Mr. A. Wade PursellExec. VP & CFO1MN/A1965
Mr. Herbert S. VogelChief Operating Officer1.07MN/A1961
Mr. David W. CopelandExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.795.7kN/A1957
Ms. Mary Ellen LuteySr. VP and Regional Mang. of South Texas & Gulf Coast669.46kN/A1972
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


SM Energy Company, an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil and condensate, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in onshore North America. As of December 31, 2018, the company had 503.4 million barrels of oil equivalent of estimated proved reserves; and working interests in 715 gross productive oil wells and 504 gross productive gas wells primarily in the Permian, South Texas, and Gulf Coast regions in the United States. The company was formerly known as St. Mary Land & Exploration Company and changed its name to SM Energy Company in May 2010. SM Energy Company was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

Corporate Governance

SM Energy Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.