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Board of Directors

Steven A. Blank

Steven A. Blank was elected as a director of our general partner on September 24, 2014. Mr. Blank served as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of NuStar GP, LLC and NuStar GP Holdings from February 2012 until December 2013. Mr. Blank served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NuStar GP, LLC from January 2002 until February 2012. Mr. Blank also served as NuStar GP, LLC’s Treasurer from July 2005 until February 2012. Mr. Blank has also served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of NuStar GP Holdings from March 2006 until December 2013. From December 1999 until January 2002, Mr. Blank was Chief Accounting and Financial Officer and a director of NuStar GP, LLC. Mr. Blank served as Vice President and Treasurer of Ultramar Diamond Shamrock Corporation from December 1996 until January 2002. Mr. Blank holds a B.A in History from the State University of New York and a Master of International Affairs, Specialization in Business from Columbia University. Mr.

Theodore D. Burke

Theodore D. Burke was elected as a director of our general partner on February 1, 2016. Mr. Burke serves as a Partner and the General Counsel of ArcLight. He joined ArcLight in 2014 and has over 30 years of legal, energy finance, and private equity experience. Prior to joining ArcLight, Mr. Burke was the Chief Executive and Global Managing Partner of Freshfields, Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. Before Freshfields, he was a Partner with Milbank Tweed Hadley and McCloy. Mr. Burke earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Vermont and a Juris Doctor from Georgetown University.

Kevin M. Crosby

Kevin M. Crosby was elected as a director of our general partner on February 1, 2016. Mr. Crosby serves as a Partner of Arclight. He joined ArcLight in 2001 and has 21 years of energy finance and private equity experience. Prior to joining ArcLight, Mr. Crosby was an Associate in the Corporate Finance Group at John Hancock where he focused on analyzing, structuring, and closing private debt and equity investments in the energy industry. Mr. Crosby also focused on industrial sectors such as chemicals, metals, consumer products, and healthcare while at John Hancock. Mr. Crosby began his career in 1995 at John Hancock Funds, where he held various financial positions. Mr. Crosby earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Maine.

Daniel R. Revers

Daniel R. Revers was elected as a director of our general partner on February 1, 2016. Mr. Revers is a co-founder and the Managing Partner of ArcLight and has 27 years of energy finance and private equity experience. Mr. Revers is responsible for overall investment, asset management, strategic planning, and operations of ArcLight and its funds. Prior to forming ArcLight in 2000, Mr. Revers was a Managing Director in the Corporate Finance Group at John Hancock Financial Services, where he was responsible for the origination, execution, and management of a $6 billion portfolio consisting of debt, equity, and mezzanine investments in the energy industry. Prior to joining John Hancock in 1995, Mr. Revers held various financial positions at Wheelabrator Technologies, where he specialized in the development, acquisition, and financing of domestic and international power and energy projects. Mr. Revers serves as a director of the general partner of American Midstream Partners. Mr. Revers earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Lafayette College and a Master of Business Administration from the Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth College.

Lucius H. Taylor

Lucius H. Taylor was elected as a director of our general partner on February 1, 2016. Mr. Taylor serves as a Principal of Arclight. He joined ArcLight in 2007 and has 17 years of experience in energy and natural resource finance and engineering. Prior to joining ArcLight, Mr. Taylor was a Vice President in the Energy and Natural Resource Group at FBR Capital Markets, where he focused on raising public and private capital for companies in the power and energy sectors. Mr. Taylor began his career as a geologist and project manager at CH2M HILL and is a licensed professional geologist. Mr. Taylor serves as a director of the general partner of American Midstream Partners, LP. Mr. Taylor earned a Bachelor of Arts in Geology from Colorado College, a Master of Science in Hydrogeology from the University of Nevada, and a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

Barry E. Welch

Barry Welch was elected as a director of our general partner on July 21, 2016. Since January 2015, Mr. Welch has been an independent energy consultant, including a senior advisor role to Southwest Generation, a US independent power company. In June 2016, Mr. Welch joined the board of directors of Novatus Energy, LLC, a renewable energy independent power company. Novatus owns a 1.2 GW portfolio of operational and under-construction wind and solar projects and manages interests in an additional 610 MW of operating wind projects. From 2004 to September 2014, Mr. Welch served as the Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Power and also served on the board of directors of Atlantic Power from 2006 to 2014. From 2001 to 2004, Mr. Welch served as the Senior Vice President, Head of the Bond and Corporate Finance Group at John Hancock Financial Services, and from 1989 to 2001 he served in various other roles at John Hancock. Mr. Welch holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree from Princeton University and a Masters of Business Administration from Boston College.

Jay A. Wiese

Jay Wiese was elected as a director of our general partner on July 21, 2016. Mr. Wiese previously served as a director of our General Partner and as a member of the Audit, Conflicts and Compensation committees of our General Partner from October 2010 until August 2014. From December 2006 to the present, Mr. Wiese has served as the Managing Member of Liberated Partners LLC, a global energy consulting business with a focus on client strategy, acquisitions, logistics, business development and operational analysis. From 1982 to October 2006, Mr. Wiese served in various senior management positions, including most recently Vice President, with Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., where he had responsibility over Magellan Terminal Holdings in the areas of commercial and business development, acquisitions and operations. From March 2012 until October 2016, Mr. Wiese served on the board of directors of Associated Asphalt, Inc., a private company engaged in the storage and supply of liquid asphalt to the paving industry, where Mr. Wiese was a member of the Audit and Compensation Committees. Mr. Wiese holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Oklahoma State University where Mr. Wiese is a member of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees and Chair of its Investment Committee and Member of its Audit Committee.

Board Committees

Audit
Committee
Compensation Committee Conflicts Committee
Steven A. Blank
Barry E. Welch
Jay A. Wiese