Lee Thomas

Co-President and Chief Operating Officer

Lee Thomas currently serves as Co-President and Chief Operating Officer.  Lee joined Atlantic in 2017 as Chief Operating Officer.

Lee grew up in Bakersfield, California. He received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1999 from Texas A&M University.

He began his career as with Texaco before working for Pogo Producing Company with roles in Operations, Reservoir, Drilling, and Completions. He went on to consult in operational and reservoir engineering capacities and later founded a consulting firm - Centurion Energy Management. Prior to ARC he served at EnerVest Operating Company as Vice President of Drilling and Completions, where he was responsible for the execution of capital programs across multiple basins. 

Lee has been a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas since 2003. He is a member of the American Association of Drilling Engineers and the Society of Petroleum Engineers.