Michael J. Latchem
President and CEO, Lucid Energy Group
Mike Latchem brings 20 years of energy industry experience to Lucid Energy Group with strengths in team leadership, project origination, commercial development, engineering and operations in growth-oriented environments. Prior to the formation of Lucid Energy Group, he held positions of president and vice president for TPF Gas Services and vice president at Crosstex Energy. From 2009 to 2011, Latchem led the development of a startup company backed by Tenaska Capital and served as its president. From 2001 to 2009, Latchem held various positions at Crosstex Energy with the most recent position as vice president of business development. Additionally, Latchem was an entrepreneurial consulting engineer from 1999 to 2001 focusing in the gas patch of East Texas and Oklahoma. Latchem began his career in Houston as a process engineer with Parsons Process Group, where he held various positions from design engineer to area process lead engineer. He received a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Texas A&M University, College Station.