Will Giraud, Brenda Schroer

Concho resources announced several leadership changes in early January.

Will Giraud (pictured above) was appointed executive vice president and COO. He succeeded Joe Wright, who retired from the role at year-end 2018 and continues to serve on the company’s board of directors. Giraud most recently served as executive vice president. He joined Concho in 2009, and was named senior vice president, general counsel, and corporate secretary in 2010. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Wake Forest and a JD from University of Texas School of Law.

Brenda Schroer was appointed senior vice president, CFO, and treasurer. She was previously senior vice president, chief accounting officer, and treasurer. Schroer assumes the CFO role from Jack Harper, who will continue to serve as the company’s president. She joined Concho in 2013 as vice president and chief accounting officer following 14 years at Ernst & Young. She is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from West Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in accounting from Texas A&M University.

In addition, several vice president and senior vice president appointments and promotions were announced.