SM Energy Company has appointed Ramiro G. Peru to serve as a director of the Company, effective August 20, 2014. Mr. Peru will serve as an independent director and as a member of the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors.
Bill Sullivan, Chairman of the Board, comments, "We are pleased to have an individual of Ramey's reputation and experience joining SM Energy. His finance and accounting expertise will be valuable additions, and will enrich the diverse knowledge and skills brought to our Company and its stockholders by our board. We look forward to his advice and counsel as we continue to execute our growth strategy."