J.B. Smith

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development

J.B. Smith joined Lucid in 2016 as a result of its acquisition of Agave Energy Company. He is an energy industry executive with more than 25 years of energy industry experience. Prior to Lucid, J.B. was the President and a Board Member of Agave Energy Company and its subsidiaries. He served in various capacities with the company over its existence, beginning with its formation in 1995.  Before joining Agave, J.B. also served in various roles at Yates Petroleum Corporation, its subsidiaries and associated entities.  He has also served as city councilman for Artesia, New Mexico, where he chaired the infrastructure committee and served on the budget committee.  J.B. holds a BBA and MBA from the University of Mississippi School of Business.