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Southwestern Energy Co.

Southwestern Energy Co.

Sector: Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas Region: TX, United States


: | New York Stock Exchange: SWN


For more than 80 years, Southwestern Energy Company has thrived because of a deep commitment to providing the energy that powers our world. Our success continues to be dependent upon the dedication of our employees to the company and to the communities in which we operate. Currently the fourth largest producer of natural gas in the US Lower 48, Southwestern Energy Company is a growing independent energy company primarily engaged in natural gas and crude oil exploration, development and production. We are also focused on creating and capturing additional value through our natural gas gathering and marketing businesses, which we refer to as Midstream Services.

Investor Calendar

Sep 22, 2014 2:00 pm | OGIS San Francisco

Aug 20, 2014 10:25 am | The 2014 Oil & Gas Conference

Aug 1, 2014 10:00 am | Q2 2014 Earnings Teleconference

Apr 7, 2014 11:45 am | IPAA's OGIS New York

Executives

Steven L. Mueller, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Mueller is Chairman of the Board of Directors and President and Chief Executive Officer of Southwestern Energy Company. Mr. Mueller was elected as Chairman of the Board on May 20, 2014 and has held the Chief Executive Officer title since May 19, 2009. Prior to that, as of June 2, 2008, Mr. Mueller served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Mr. Mueller has over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and has served in multiple operational and managerial roles at Tenneco Oil Company, Fina Oil Company, American Exploration Company, Belco Oil & Gas Company and The Houston Exploration Company. Mr. Mueller has a degree in geologic engineering from the Colorado School of Mines. Mr. Mueller first became a director of the Company in July 2009. Mr. Mueller is 60 years old.
William J. Way, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Effective October 1, 2011, William J. Way joined the company as its Chief Operating Officer responsible for all of the company’s exploration and production (E&P) operations. A native of Houston, Mr. Way earned his undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University and has an MBA from The Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mr. Way joined BG Group plc in 2007 as Senior Vice President, Americas, with responsibility for E&P, Midstream and LNG operations in the United States, Trinidad and Tobago, Chile, Bolivia, Canada and Argentina as well as BG’s global shipping business. Mr. Way began his career at Conoco in 1981 and, over the course of his more than twenty-seven year tenure, he held a wide range of senior leadership positions in E&P, LNG, Midstream and Shipping operations in the United States, Scotland, United Arab Emirates, and Trinidad and Tobago. Mr. Way is a Registered Professional Engineer with the State of Texas and serves as a Director for several secondary educational organizations.
Mark K. Boling, Executive Vice President and President - V+ Development Solutions
Mark Boling joined Southwestern Energy in January 2002 as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Board of Directors. He became Executive Vice President in 2002, and was named President of V+ Development Solutions in 2012.

In 1993, Boling opened a private law practice in Houston specializing in the oil and gas industry. Prior to that, he was a partner with Fulbright and Jaworski LLP where he worked from 1982 to 1993. Boling holds a juris doctorate degree from Southern Methodist University and a bachelor’s degree in geology from DePauw University.
Jeffrey B. Sherrick, Executive Vice President - Corporate Development
Jeffrey B. Sherrick has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Corporate Development from his previous role of Senior Vice President, Corporate Development. Mr. Sherrick joined Southwestern Energy in October 2008 and is responsible for corporate capital planning, technology, reserves and business development. Prior to joining the company, he served in multiple operational and managerial roles at The Houston Exploration Company, El Paso Production Company, Enron Global Exploration and Production Inc., Enron Oil and Gas Company, and Tenneco Oil Company. Mr. Sherrick is a graduate of Marietta College with a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering. He is also a member of the Independent Petroleum Association of America, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Texas Independent Property and Royalty Owners Association, and Houston Producers Forum.
R. Craig Owen, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Craig Owen is the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Southwestern Energy Company. In 2008, he joined the Company as Controller, was also named Chief Accounting Officer in 2008 and was named Chief Financial Officer in October 2012. Before joining Southwestern Energy, Mr. Owen was the Controller, Operations Accounting at Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and has held various managerial and financial positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, ARCO Pipe Line Company and Hilcorp Energy Company. Mr. Owen holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Texas A&M University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

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