Sr. Vice President of Development and Operations
Anthony J. Cook is currently the Sr. Vice President of Development and Operations for Caza Petroleum, LLC. Mr. Cook joined the executive team in April 2019. Before joining Caza, Mr. Cook served 15 years with SM Energy Company where he started as a Sr. Drilling Engineer and served in increasing roles of responsibility including; Interim Regional Vice President Mid-Continent, Operations Manager Mid-Continent, Business Development & Pennsylvania Asset Manager, and Drilling Manager Gulf Coast & South Texas. Prior to SM Energy, Mr. Cook was an early advocate of horizontal drilling, developing his understanding while at Baker Hughes INTEQ, one of the leaders in horizontal drilling where he spent 7 years before leaving to join SM Energy Company. Combined Mr. Cook has over 35 years of experience in the oil and gas business. Mr. Cook graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering in 1983.