Lightning eMotors Names New Chief Manufacturing OfficerIndustry veteran Brian Barron promoted to Lightning’s Executive teamBarron brings manufacturing background from Lucid Motors, BMW, and other recognized companies to Lightning eMotorsProven track record of building and growing high quality, automation-focused manufacturing teams to help enable Lightning scale production, reduce costs, and improve marginsLOVELAND, Colo., January 14, 2022 – Lightning eMotors (NYSE: ZEV), a leading provider of medium-duty and specialty commercial zero emission vehicles for fleets, today announced that it has promoted Brian Barron to chief manufacturing officer. Barron will lead the manufacturing, vehicle assembly, and procurement functions as Lightning eMotors scales to meet its growth targets. Barron has been the Vice President of Global Manufacturing at Lightning eMotors since June 2021. Prior to joining Lightning, Barron was the Director of Global Manufacturing at Lucid, an electric passenger vehicle manufacturing company. Moreover, Lightning eMotors operates in a competitive and rapidly changing environment, and new risks may emerge from time to time.