21 May - 23 May 2018
Houston, Texas

Argus North American Natural Gas Markets

Speaker Listing

Trevor Sikorski
Head of Natural Gas and Carbon Research, Energy Aspects
Trevor Sikorski is the Head of Natural Gas and Carbon Research at Energy Aspects. Trevor has been analysing European energy and environmental markets for more than 15 years, having held senior analytical research roles with Barclays Capital, Point Carbon, Global Insight and PwC. He has an in-depth understanding of the global markets for generation fuels and carbon, includi...
Trevor Sikorski is the Head of Natural Gas and Carbon Research at Energy Aspects. Trevor has been analysing European energy and environmental markets for more than 15 years, having held senior analytical research roles with Barclays Capital, Point Carbon, Global Insight and PwC. He has an in-depth understanding of the global markets for generation fuels and carbon, including their fundamentals, trading behaviours, and complex interactions. In 2010, he was named the top carbon market analyst by Environmental Finance magazine and was in Commodity Magazine’s commodities research team of the year in 2011. Trevor is frequently featured in leading media outlets, including the Financial Times, BBC News, Reuters, Bloomberg, CNBC, Wall Street Journal, and Sky News.
Mikhail L. Antonov
President and Managing Director, Gazprom Marketing and Trading, USA
Mikhail Antonov is the President and Managing Director of Gazprom Marketing and Trading USA (GM&T USA). Gazprom is one the World largest gas companies with 14% share in production and 18% share in World reserves. GM&T USA is a fully owned Gazprom subsidiary operating in the US and Mexico. Mikhail oversees all aspects of the gas and LNG marketing and supply business for the...
Mikhail Antonov is the President and Managing Director of Gazprom Marketing and Trading USA (GM&T USA). Gazprom is one the World largest gas companies with 14% share in production and 18% share in World reserves. GM&T USA is a fully owned Gazprom subsidiary operating in the US and Mexico. Mikhail oversees all aspects of the gas and LNG marketing and supply business for the Americas, from strategy and business development through to commercial operations. Prior to Gazprom, Mikhail spent over a decade with LUKOIL, the largest private Russian oil company. He was the First Deputy Head of Global Refining for OAO LUKOIL, with responsibilities encompassing global refining and petrochemical operations and business development for 14 LUKOIL refineries, petrochemical and gas plants. He also held the position of Refining Director in Lukoil Trade and Supply Company (LITASCO) in Geneva and Planning Director for LUKOIL ISAB refinery Italy, where his primary focus was the integration and operation of LUKOIL Western European refineries. Mikhail has also held corporate positions in strategic planning, investment analysis and M&A. Prior to LUKOIL, Mikhail was the CFO of a holding company and a portfolio manager in commercial and investment banking. Mikhail has been the Chair and a member of a number of steering committees and supervisory boards of production and trading companies (Zeeland, Burgas , ISAB, Odessa refineries, LITASCO).
Charlie Riedl
Vice President, NGSA and Executive Director, Center for LNG
Charlie Riedl is the Executive Director for the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG), focused on effectively advocating on behalf of the LNG industry. As Executive Director, Riedl works with CLNG member companies, regulators, legislators and other key stakeholders to provide credible and educational information about the economic and environmental benefits of LNG. Prior...
Charlie Riedl is the Executive Director for the Center for Liquefied Natural Gas (CLNG), focused on effectively advocating on behalf of the LNG industry. As Executive Director, Riedl works with CLNG member companies, regulators, legislators and other key stakeholders to provide credible and educational information about the economic and environmental benefits of LNG. Prior to joining CLNG, Charlie worked at America’s Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) and at a major exploration and production company in various roles focused on natural gas market development and government relations. Charlie’s experience in the natural gas industry includes regulatory, upstream production, downstream and pipeline development projects, as well as natural gas as a transportation fuel. Charlie earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from The Ohio State University and lives with his wife and three daughters in Ohio.
David Givens
Head of Natural Gas and Power Services, Argus
David Givens is head of gas and power services for north america, for argus media, a london-based company that is a leading provider of pricing information, business intelligence and market data on the global coal, electricity, oil, gas, emissions and transportation industries. David currently works with a group of argus executives to encourage the industry to index to the...
David Givens is head of gas and power services for north america, for argus media, a london-based company that is a leading provider of pricing information, business intelligence and market data on the global coal, electricity, oil, gas, emissions and transportation industries. David currently works with a group of argus executives to encourage the industry to index to the prices in natural gas americas. He also keeps our power indexes and editorial coverage of the gas industry in north america on track. He joined argus in june of this 2009 after spending three and a half years at hart energy publishing as group publisher for newsletters. He has also been vice president of market information at io energy, now snl energy. David was senior electricity correspondent at the wire service bridgenews. For most of the 1990s, he worked at gas daily and megawatt daily, becoming managing editor for price surveys. He has written a book about hedging in natural gas markets and edited a book on biofuels, is a frequent speaker on energy topics.
Matthew Hong
Director of Research, Power and Gas, Morningstar
Mr. Hong is the Director of Research, Power and Gas at Morningstar. Prior to joining Morningstar in 2017, he held several roles in consulting, trading and analytics at Cargill. His most relevant experience includes coal trading, power analytics, power and gas corporate strategy, and trading technology. Mr. Hong has more than 10 years of experience in the energy industry. H...
Mr. Hong is the Director of Research, Power and Gas at Morningstar. Prior to joining Morningstar in 2017, he held several roles in consulting, trading and analytics at Cargill. His most relevant experience includes coal trading, power analytics, power and gas corporate strategy, and trading technology. Mr. Hong has more than 10 years of experience in the energy industry. Hong holds a bachelor’s degree in international business and marketing from Marquette University and a master’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota.
John Baguley
Chief Operating Officer, LNG Limited
John Baguley joined LNG Limited (LNGL) in 2014 as the Magnolia LNG (MLNG) LLC Chief Operating Officer based in Houston, Texas. In November 2015 he was named as Chief Technical Officer for LNGL in addition to his ongoing role as MLNG COO; and in June 2017 he was appointed as Chief Operating Officer for LNGL. Mr Baguley brings over 30 years of experience in the successful de...
John Baguley joined LNG Limited (LNGL) in 2014 as the Magnolia LNG (MLNG) LLC Chief Operating Officer based in Houston, Texas. In November 2015 he was named as Chief Technical Officer for LNGL in addition to his ongoing role as MLNG COO; and in June 2017 he was appointed as Chief Operating Officer for LNGL. Mr Baguley brings over 30 years of experience in the successful delivery of front-end engineering and design and EPC services for major LNG plants and projects worldwide, including serving as a Project Director, Project Manager and Engineering Manager for some of the world’s most challenging facility locations. Prior to joining LNGL he was employed by KBR, where in addition to his project roles he held the positions of Vice President – LNG Development and Vice President - Project Management for Gas Monetization. He provides LNGL with a proven record of bringing innovative projects and concepts into operation. Mr Baguley holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Michigan State University and is a registered Professional Engineer in Texas.
Kirk Kinnear
Principal, GPD Systems, llc
Kirk Kinnear’s extensive career in the energy industry includes a successful track record buying and selling physical and derivative commodities at leading trading houses and banks including Phibro, Sempra, Hetco and JP Morgan. Most recently he served as Vice President, Commodity Research and Hedging at Continental Resources, Inc. Mr. Kinnear is also the founder of GPD Sys...
Kirk Kinnear’s extensive career in the energy industry includes a successful track record buying and selling physical and derivative commodities at leading trading houses and banks including Phibro, Sempra, Hetco and JP Morgan. Most recently he served as Vice President, Commodity Research and Hedging at Continental Resources, Inc. Mr. Kinnear is also the founder of GPD Systems, an intellectual property and consulting company committed to developing innovative futures contracts for commodities, such as LNG, which load on large ocean-going vessels. The patented GPD systems and methods enable the creation of global futures benchmarks, designed to meet the diverse needs of commercials and non-commercial market participants from around the world. Kirk earned his MBA from Rockhurst University and his BA in Economics and Business Administration from Wartburg College, where he serves on the Board of Regents and chairs the Investment Subcommittee.
Alan Armstrong
President and Chief Executive Officer, Williams
Alan Armstrong became president and chief executive officer of Williams in January 2011. During his tenure, Williams has expanded its reach, currently touching about 30 percent of all U.S. natural gas volumes, through gathering, processing, transportation and storage services. Armstrong also serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer for Williams Partners ...
Alan Armstrong became president and chief executive officer of Williams in January 2011. During his tenure, Williams has expanded its reach, currently touching about 30 percent of all U.S. natural gas volumes, through gathering, processing, transportation and storage services. Armstrong also serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer for Williams Partners L.P., the master limited partnership that owns most of Williams’ gas pipeline and domestic midstream assets. Prior to being named CEO, Armstrong led the Company’s North American midstream and olefins businesses through a period of growth and expansion as Senior Vice President – Midstream. Previously, Mr. Armstrong served as Vice President of Gathering and Processing from 1999 to 2002; Vice President of Commercial Development from 1998 to 1999; Vice President of Retail Energy Services from 1997 to 1998 and Director of Commercial Operations for the company’s midstream business in the Gulf Coast region from 1995 to 1997. He joined Williams in 1986 as an engineer.
Matthew Hoza
Senior Energy Analyst, BTU Analytics
Matthew Hoza is a Senior Energy Analyst for BTU Analytics, LLC, focused on the US natural gas market. In this role, he oversees much of BTU Analytics’ natural gas supply and demand outlook, as well as leading the publication of the Henry Hub Outlook and Long-Term Gas Outlook. Prior to joining BTU Analytics, he was managing international development projects in Sierra Leone...
Matthew Hoza is a Senior Energy Analyst for BTU Analytics, LLC, focused on the US natural gas market. In this role, he oversees much of BTU Analytics’ natural gas supply and demand outlook, as well as leading the publication of the Henry Hub Outlook and Long-Term Gas Outlook. Prior to joining BTU Analytics, he was managing international development projects in Sierra Leone, West Africa with the United States Peace Corps. He holds a M.S. in Finance from the Simon Graduate School of Business at the University of Rochester and B.S. in Physics from Florida State University.
Dena Wiggins
President and CEO, NGSA
Dena E. Wiggins is President and CEO of the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA), representing major integrated and independent natural gas producers in the U.S. She joined NGSA in 2014. As President of NGSA, Wiggins leads the association’s efforts to encourage the supply and use of natural gas. She promotes the benefits of competitive markets to ensure reliable and effic...
Dena E. Wiggins is President and CEO of the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA), representing major integrated and independent natural gas producers in the U.S. She joined NGSA in 2014. As President of NGSA, Wiggins leads the association’s efforts to encourage the supply and use of natural gas. She promotes the benefits of competitive markets to ensure reliable and efficient supply, transportation and delivery of natural gas. Following NGSA’s merger with the Center for LNG (CLNG), she also steers CLNG. In 2015, Wiggins was invited to represent NGSA on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Energy and Environmental Markets Advisory Committee, which advises the CFTC on preserving market integrity and competition in energy futures markets, among other issues. Previous to NGSA, she was a partner at the firm of Ballard Spahr and served as General Counsel to the Process Gas Consumers Group, a trade association of industrial natural gas consumers. Wiggins has over 25 years of experience representing energy clients, with a focus on federal regulatory matters including natural gas transportation and storage. She has been regularly recognized by her peers as among the top energy lawyers in Washington, D.C. and in the United States, by Chambers, The Best Lawyers in America and SuperLawyers.
Jessica Keiser
Senior Vice President, Targa Resources Corp.
Ms. Keiser is the Senior Vice President of Environmental, Health and Safety (ES&H) and Pipeline Regulatory Compliance at Targa Resources Corp, a Fortune 500 company with a $10B market cap. Targa is a growth oriented provider of midstream oil and gas services based in Houston, Texas, and is one of the largest independent midstream companies in North America. As head of the ...
Ms. Keiser is the Senior Vice President of Environmental, Health and Safety (ES&H) and Pipeline Regulatory Compliance at Targa Resources Corp, a Fortune 500 company with a $10B market cap. Targa is a growth oriented provider of midstream oil and gas services based in Houston, Texas, and is one of the largest independent midstream companies in North America. As head of the ES&H function, Mrs. Keiser is responsible for collaborating closely with engineering, operations and commercial functional leaders to deliver the business objectives. She also leads Targa’s compliance, due diligence and advocacy efforts in ES&H, one of the high impact areas of any company in this industry. Her focus on strategic management of this area began back in 1995 with her work as an environmental engineer at Milliken Chemical in South Carolina and continued with her work for Trinity Consultants where she specialized in air permitting and federal Clean Air Act work for refineries, petrochemical and batch chemical manufacturing as well as the midstream natural gas industry. Additional accomplishments at Trinity included establishing and leading their Corpus Christi, Texas office. She has been with Targa for 12 years. Ms. Keiser has a BS in Environmental Engineering from North Carolina State University. She is currently enrolled in the Advanced Management Program (AMP) at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and will graduate in the fall of 2018. She has been active in numerous industry associations over the past 10 years, including holding several leadership roles in GPA Midstream Association and Texas Pipeline Association. Currently, she holds one of six seats on the Advocacy Advisory Committee for GPA Midstream, a group that oversees the development and implementation of advocacy strategy for the association. She is an Executive Member and member of the Advisory Board for the Women’s Energy Network in Houston and volunteers at a local elementary school dedicated to preparing students with learning differences to return to traditional classroom settings by enabling them to reach their academic and social potential in a safe, supportive environment. As an engineer mother of a 9 year daughter, she has a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEAM) initiatives and activities for young women. She is also an advocate for the advancement and education of women and has been asked to speak at various organizations and events around Houston. Outside the office, Jessica spends her time with her husband, Dan, of twelve years; and their daughter, Kendall. They enjoy travel, cooking and gardening, and exploring the foods of the richly diverse Houston communities.
John Kingston
Executive Editor, Freight Waves
Mike Prokop
Managing Director, Deloitte
Nina Fahy
Head of North American Natural Gas, Energy Aspects
Nina Fahy is the Head of North American Natural Gas at Energy Aspects. Her work at Energy Aspects centres on enhancing the fundamentals analysis of the U.S., Canadian and Mexican markets. Prior to joining Energy Aspects, Nina worked as a Senior Director and Head of Research Operations at PIRA Energy Group. Previously, she worked in the institutional investment management p...
Nina Fahy is the Head of North American Natural Gas at Energy Aspects. Her work at Energy Aspects centres on enhancing the fundamentals analysis of the U.S., Canadian and Mexican markets. Prior to joining Energy Aspects, Nina worked as a Senior Director and Head of Research Operations at PIRA Energy Group. Previously, she worked in the institutional investment management practice at Greenwich Associates in Greenwich, CT. Nina is a summa cum laude graduate from Tufts University with a B.A. degree in political science and Russian and East European studies. She also holds a M.S. in Political Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
Tania Rabasa Kovacs
Head of Deal Structuring, CFEnergía
Tania Rabasa Kovacs has a degree in Economics, Politics and Philosphy from York University. She pursued studies in economics at the American University of Paris and of social and political sciences at the Institut des Sciences & Techniques Humaines in Paris. She has worked in the public sector in Mexico and abroad (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, National Commission for Human...
Tania Rabasa Kovacs has a degree in Economics, Politics and Philosphy from York University. She pursued studies in economics at the American University of Paris and of social and political sciences at the Institut des Sciences & Techniques Humaines in Paris. She has worked in the public sector in Mexico and abroad (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, National Commission for Human Rights in Mexico, Federal Institute of Access to Public Information, National Foundation for Educational Research), as well as in the private sector (Foundation “Este Pais”). She was consulting partner at Solana Consultores, Chief of Staff of an Independent Board Member of PEMEX, and advisor to PEMEX Chief Financial Officer. After leaving PEMEX, she moved to Mexico´s Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) where she was Head of New Business Structures. Current, she is Head of Deal Structuring at CFEnergia, which is CFE´s marketing and trading entity. She is member of the board of the Javier Barros Sierra Foundation, the Centro Tepoztlán Víctor Urquídi and associate of the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations. Tania has published articles in specialized media as well as in national newspapers, among them, The New Regionalism and Globalization: Exclusive or Complimentary Phenomena, A Better Life…in Mexico, Mexican Oil Booms: fugitive events, and The Thousand and One Strategies. She is fluent in several languages that include Spanish, English, French and German.
Geoff Street
Director de Comercialización, Tenaska Gas de México
As Director of Marketing for Tenaska Gas de Mexíco, an affiliate of Tenaska Marketing Ventures (TMV), Geoff Street manages all business development and origination activities for natural gas marketing into and within Mexico. Prior to joining Tenaska, Street was involved in various trading and marketing roles for Hunt Oil Company, Hunt Electric Power Marketing and Iberdrola...
As Director of Marketing for Tenaska Gas de Mexíco, an affiliate of Tenaska Marketing Ventures (TMV), Geoff Street manages all business development and origination activities for natural gas marketing into and within Mexico. Prior to joining Tenaska, Street was involved in various trading and marketing roles for Hunt Oil Company, Hunt Electric Power Marketing and Iberdrola Renewables. He has more than 13 years of experience in the natural gas industry including eight in Mexico energy. Street is a graduate of Vanderbilt University, where he earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in Mathematics and Economics.
Bernadette Johnson
Vice President, Market Intelligence, Drillinginfo
Bernadette Johnson joined Drilling Info through the acquisition of products and services from Ponderosa Energy. She serves as Vice President, Market Intelligence for Drilling Info and is responsible for helping to grow and expand DI’s analytics offerings, building on the work she did at Ponderosa Energy leading consulting engagements and research efforts. With over 10 year...
Bernadette Johnson joined Drilling Info through the acquisition of products and services from Ponderosa Energy. She serves as Vice President, Market Intelligence for Drilling Info and is responsible for helping to grow and expand DI’s analytics offerings, building on the work she did at Ponderosa Energy leading consulting engagements and research efforts. With over 10 years’ experience in the energy industry, Bernadette has earned the reputation of industry expert with extensive experience providing crude, natural gas, and NGL fundamentals analysis and advisory services to various players in the North American and Global energy markets. A regular commentator for and speaker to the energy industry, her specific market expertise spans: financial trading, production forecasts, demand forecasts by sector, infrastructure analysis, midstream analysis, storage value analysis, and price forecasts. Prior to joining Ponderosa, and now DI, Bernadette was Senior Research Analyst for Sasco Energy Partners in Westport, CT where she provided analytics and research support for a team of financial traders active in natural gas, power and oil futures markets. Bernadette began her career with BENTEK Energy, LLC as a Senior Energy Analyst, Natural Gas Market Fundamentals and consulting project team lead. Bernadette holds a MS Degree in International Political Economy of Resources and a BS Degree in Economics, from the Colorado School of Mines.
Todd White
Director, Business Development & Transportation Services, Iroquois Pipeline Operating Company
Todd White is the Director, Business Development and Transportation Services with Iroquois Pipeline Operating Company. He is responsible for marketing and development of new pipeline expansions and service offerings, account management/customer service for long term shippers, negotiating long term agreements, compliance with commercial regulations and NAESB standards, rate...
Todd White is the Director, Business Development and Transportation Services with Iroquois Pipeline Operating Company. He is responsible for marketing and development of new pipeline expansions and service offerings, account management/customer service for long term shippers, negotiating long term agreements, compliance with commercial regulations and NAESB standards, rate case issues, administration of front/back office commercial processes, and continuous improvement of electronic commercial support systems. Mr. White joined Iroquois in 1991, just prior to completion of the initial pipeline construction, as a planning engineer. He has subsequently held positions of increasing responsibility including Senior Planning Engineer; Supervisor, Transportation; Assistant Manager, Transportation and Gas Control; Manager, Transportation and Gas Control; Director, Commercial Operations and Customer Account Management; Director, Market Development and Customer Service; Program Director, ELI Project; and his current role as Director, Business Development and Transportation Services. Prior to working at Iroquois, Mr. White was employed by Texas Eastern Gas Pipeline Company and Panhandle Eastern Pipeline Company as a planning engineer. While in college, he worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Louisiana Department of Natural Resources. During his career he has been an active participant in AGA, NGA, INGAA, NY PSC Natural Gas Reliability Advisory Group, ISO NE Electric/Gas Operations Committee, NAESB, and SOGL. He frequently represents Iroquois, presenting at industry events. Mr. White earned his MBA from the University of Connecticut, where he was recognized for outstanding academic achievement by induction into Beta Gamma Sigma (Business) and the Gold Key (General) honor societies. He is a registered professional engineer with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana Tech University where he was inducted into several academic honor societies: Tau Beta Pi (Engineering), Pi Tau Sigma (Mechanical Engineering), and Pi Mu Epsilon (Mathematics). In 2014, Mr. White completed his certification as a project management professional. Mr. White has been active in his community as well, serving as a Commissioner on his local town Zoning Board for fifteen years, ultimately rising to the level of Vice-Chair of the board. He was also a USSF registered soccer referee for over ten year, and directed the local soccer referee program for many years.
Jeff Welch
President, Namericao Energy Holdings LLC
Jeff W. Welch is President and CEO of NAmerico Energy Holdings (“NEH”) LLC, a joint venture between Cresta Energy and NAmerico Energy. NEH is actively involved in the development of natural gas, natural gas liquids and refined products pipelines, terminals and storage facilities in both the United States and Mexico to facilitate the seamless flow of US hydrocarbons to dome...
Jeff W. Welch is President and CEO of NAmerico Energy Holdings (“NEH”) LLC, a joint venture between Cresta Energy and NAmerico Energy. NEH is actively involved in the development of natural gas, natural gas liquids and refined products pipelines, terminals and storage facilities in both the United States and Mexico to facilitate the seamless flow of US hydrocarbons to domestic and international destinations. Prior to this role, Jeff was the Sr. Vice President/Head of N. American Natural Gas for EDF Trading North America LLC, a subsidiary of the EDF Group based in Houston, Texas. EDF Trading is the wholesale market interface for the EDF Group, one of the largest power generators in the world with operations in over twenty countries. In this role, Jeff was responsible for natural gas trading, development, origination, financial sales and initiatives including LNG export, pipeline export and LPG export. Jeff also founded EDFT’s Crude Oil Logistics business and participated in the formation of its E&P activities. Jeff has over two decades of varied commercial experience in the industry, ranging from Domestic and International Development to Origination to Asset Management to Proprietary Trading through roles with Accenture, Tennessee Gas, Reliant Energy, Centaurus Energy and Enterprise Products. Jeff has a BBA in Business Analysis and Research from Texas A&M University, with advanced coursework at Rice University in the areas of Business Valuation. Jeff is married with three children, and in his spare time enjoys various outdoor activities, travel, reading and wine collecting.
Tim Sherwood
Vice President, Gas Supply, Southern Company Gas
Tim Sherwood was named vice president, Gas Supply Operations for Southern Company Gas (formerly AGL Resources) in December 2011. He is responsible for interstate capacity planning, gas supply acquisition, gas control operations and forecasting as well as customer transportation program management for Southern Company Gas' utilities: Atlanta Gas Light, Chattanooga Gas, Eliz...
Tim Sherwood was named vice president, Gas Supply Operations for Southern Company Gas (formerly AGL Resources) in December 2011. He is responsible for interstate capacity planning, gas supply acquisition, gas control operations and forecasting as well as customer transportation program management for Southern Company Gas' utilities: Atlanta Gas Light, Chattanooga Gas, Elizabethtown Gas, Elkton Gas, Florida City Gas, Nicor Gas and Virginia Natural Gas. With 4.5 million utility customers, Southern Company Gas is the largest natural gas-only distribution company in the United States by customer count. Sherwood joined Southern Company Gas in 2005 as managing director, Gas Supply and Capacity Planning. In that position he oversaw all aspects of capacity management for the company's retail natural gas customers in Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, Tennessee and Virginia. With more than 25 years of experience in the utility industry, Sherwood was director, Energy Acquisition for Washington Gas Light Company prior to joining Southern Company Gas. He has also held various management positions with Ameren Illinois Power, including administrator of Federal Regulatory Matters, supervisor of Gas Supply and manager of Electric Arrangements. Sherwood represents Southern Company Gas as a Wholesale Gas Quadrant Board Member to the North American Energy Standards Board and as a member of the Gas Supply Marketing Committee of the Southern Gas Association. He earned his undergraduate degree in economics from Illinois State University and continued professional development at Columbia Southern University. He and his wife and two children live in Georgia.
Jerry McPherson
Energy Markets Segment Manager, SoCalGas
Jerry McPherson, Energy Markets Segment Manager, Southern California Gas Company. Jerry is the Energy Markets Manager for Southern California Gas Company responsible for natural and biomethane or renewable natural gas producer access, intrastate transportation deliveries from intrastate producers and deliveries to electrical generation, cogeneration, wholesale and enhanc...
Jerry McPherson, Energy Markets Segment Manager, Southern California Gas Company. Jerry is the Energy Markets Manager for Southern California Gas Company responsible for natural and biomethane or renewable natural gas producer access, intrastate transportation deliveries from intrastate producers and deliveries to electrical generation, cogeneration, wholesale and enhanced oil recovery customers. He previously also managed deliveries to refinery customers and had various analytical, engineering and operations assignments, including storage field operations. Jerry started his career with Conoco Inc. in W. Texas and California after graduating from Marietta College with a B.S.P.E.
Matthew Feighner
Clean Energy Manager, Regional Sales, Clean Energy Fuels
Jason Womack
Editor - Argus Natural Gas Americas, Argus
Jason Womack is the editor of Argus Natural Gas Americas. He has written about energy markets for more than a decade, including stints at Dow Jones Newswires in Houston and the Tulsa World in Oklahoma. Jason holds a master’s degree in Journalism and a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of North Texas.
Jason Womack is the editor of Argus Natural Gas Americas. He has written about energy markets for more than a decade, including stints at Dow Jones Newswires in Houston and the Tulsa World in Oklahoma. Jason holds a master’s degree in Journalism and a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of North Texas.
Steven Woodward
Senior Vice President, Business Development, Antero Resources
Steven M. Woodward, Senior Vice President – Business Development – Antero Resources Mr. Woodward is the Senior Vice President of Business Development at Antero Resources and has been with Antero since its inception in August 2002. Prior to Antero, from 1993 to 2002, Mr. Woodward served in various business development roles in the US and Canada for Dynegy Inc. and its prede...
Steven M. Woodward, Senior Vice President – Business Development – Antero Resources Mr. Woodward is the Senior Vice President of Business Development at Antero Resources and has been with Antero since its inception in August 2002. Prior to Antero, from 1993 to 2002, Mr. Woodward served in various business development roles in the US and Canada for Dynegy Inc. and its predecessor companies, Natural Gas Clearinghouse and NGC Corp. From 1990 to 1992, Mr. Woodward served as Manager of Business Development for Reliance Pipeline, a division of Nicor Inc. From 1988 to 1990, Mr. Woodward served as a Project Development Representative for Western Gas Resources. From 1981 to 1988, Mr. Woodward served in various engineering roles with ARCO Oil & Gas Company, a division of Atlantic Richfield. Mr. Woodward holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from University of Colorado at Boulder.