Joe Wright has served as a director of Concho since 2017 and currently serves on the Health, Safety, Environment and Reserves Committee. Mr. Wright was the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Concho from November 2013 until his retirement effective January 5, 2019. Mr. Wright was the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company from November 2010 to November 2013. Mr. Wright was the Vice President – Engineering and Operations of the Company from February 2006 to October 2010.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Wright served in various senior officer positions for two private companies, including as Vice President – Operations & Engineering, and was employed by Mewbourne Oil Company in several operations, engineering and capital markets positions.
Mr. Wright is currently a member of the board of directors of Oil States International, Inc.
He is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering.