Feb. 7, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) announced today that
Jesse G. Wood
has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Engineering, Construction, and Operations. Mr. Wood will assume responsibility for all engineering, construction, and operations efforts in the Rockies Region. Mr. Wood has over 32 years of experience working in the Rocky Mountain region developing, building, and operating midstream facilities.
Mr. Wood began serving as Senior Vice President of Engineering, Construction, and Operations of Summit Midstream Partners, LLC ("Summit Investments") in January 2013. Prior to his current role, he served as Vice President and Regional Manager for the Rockies Region from the time that he joined Summit Investments in
. Prior to joining Summit Investments, Mr. Wood worked for nine years as the South Rockies Midstream Team Leader for Encana, executing and operating midstream projects in the DJ, Paradox, and Piceance basins, where his teams developed midstream assets to support a 1.2 Bcf/day gathering system. Prior to Encana, Mr. Wood worked for four years as General Manager - Rocky Mountain Operations for Duke Energy Field Services and 20 years with Union Pacific Resources where he served various engineering, project management, and leadership roles developing a large midstream asset base in
. Mr. Wood is a graduate of
New Mexico State University
, where he earned a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering.
Mr. Wood will report to
, President and CEO of Summit Investments. Commenting on Mr. Wood's promotion, Mr. Newby said, "Jesse is uniquely qualified to manage and execute our significant expansion in the Rockies in crude oil, water transportation, and gas gathering and processing. We are excited about the enormous growth prospects in our Rockies operating platform and the high-caliber talent, like Jesse, who are delivering on these growth initiatives."
About Summit Midstream Partners, LP
Summit Midstream Partners, LP is a growth-oriented limited partnership focused on owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets that are strategically located in the core producing areas of unconventional resource basins, primarily shale formations, in
. SMLP currently provides fee-based natural gas gathering and compression services in two unconventional resource basins: (i) the Piceance Basin, which includes the Mesaverde,
and Niobrara Shale formations in western
; and (ii) the
Basin, which includes the Barnett Shale formation in north-central
. SMLP owns and operates approximately 386 miles of pipeline and 147,600 horsepower of compression. SMLP is headquartered in
with offices in
Summit Midstream Partners, LLC ("Summit Investments") owns a 69.1% limited partner interest in SMLP and owns and controls the general partner of SMLP, Summit Midstream GP, LLC, which has sole responsibility for conducting the business and managing the operations of SMLP. Summit Investments is a privately held company owned by members of management, funds controlled by Energy Capital Partners II, LP, and GE Energy Financial Services, Inc. and certain of its affiliates.