Management

Joseph Daches

Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Daches possesses more than 25 years of experience and expertise directing strategy and growth for small and mid-cap oil and gas companies. Mr. Daches has guided multiple E&P companies through financial strategies, capital raises, and private and public offerings. He has also developed, negotiated, and implemented various midstream and infrastructure solutions for multiple oil and gas companies. Prior to joining Lilis, Mr. Daches held executive roles in multiple upstream and midstream companies. Mr. Daches joined Lilis in October 2016 and became Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer in January 2017. Since joining the Company, Mr. Daches has been instrumental in securing over $400 million in various forms of financing, negotiating and constructing a full infrastructure system across the Company’s properties and establishing significant capital market relationships to further enhance the Company’s strategic growth objectives. Mr. Daches holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Wilkes University in Pennsylvania, and is a certified public accountant in good standing with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.

Christa Garrett

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Ms. Garrett joined Lilis in July of 2018 and brings almost 10 years of legal experience in the oil and gas industry. Prior to joining Lilis, Ms. Garrett worked as an associate at a law firm where she represented operators and landowners in a variety of oil and gas transactions, title examination, and acquisitions and divestitures. Ms. Garrett received her Juris Doctor from Texas Wesleyan University School of Law (now Texas A&M University School of Law) as well as her B.A. in Finance and B.S. in French from the University of Notre Dame.