Members of the Advisory Committee are appointed by the Council chairman. To ensure greater industry involvement in programs and projects, members of the committee’s three working groups may be assigned to task forces established to oversee a significant program or project.

Market Development and outreach Working Group

Harris Baker – Chairman
HBH Gas Systems, LLC
Texas
Emily Willis – Vice Chairwoman
Blossman Gas Inc
North Carolina
Zach Baugher
Growmark, Inc
Illinois
Steve Ahrens
Missouri Propane Education & Research Council
Missouri
Jay Christie
New Century FS
Iowa
Scott Brockelmeyer
Ferrellgas
Kansas
Kevin Cobb
Suburban Propane
Idaho
Derek Dalling
Michigan Propane Gas Association
Michigan
Marc Foerster
Crystal Flash
Michigan
Bill DeClark
DeClerk LP Gas Inc
Arkansas
Teresa Dorroh
RegO Products
Kentucky
Sam Fox
McCraw Propane
Texas
Deb Grooms
Iowa Propane Gas Association
Iowa
Michael Gioffre
American Cylinder Exchange
Florida
Brilynn Johnson
AmeriGas
California
Laurie Irish Jones
Irish Companies
New York
John Jessup
North Carolina Propane Gas Association
North Carolina
John Kraft
Plains Marketing
South Dakota
Christopher Kowalski
Energy Distribution Partners E. Osterman, Inc.
Massachusetts
Brian Mater
FerrellGas
Kansas
Jenni McKeen
Georgia Propane Gas Association
Georgia
Bruce Leonard
Targa Liquids Marketing & Trade
Texas
Ray Murray
Ray Murray Inc
Massachusetts
Bill Moore
Conger Gas
Georgia
Charles Roberstson
Twin Feathers Consulting
Kansas
Derek Rimko
Superior Energy Systems, LTD
Ohio
Joanna Sams
Sams LP Gas
Florida
Nandini Sankara
Suburban Propane
New Jersey
Josh Simpson
Kamps Propane
California
Scott Seibert
Aux Sable Liquid Products, Inc
Illinois
Dennis St Aubin
CHS, Inc
Minnesota
D. Kent Smith
Tri Gas & Oil Co, Inc
Maryland
Joe Trefethen
Palmer Gas & Oil
New Hampshire
Matt Thompson
AmeriGas
Philadelphia
Ted West
Liberty Propane
Pennsylvania
Jim Van Uden
RH Foster Energy Inc
Maine
Mark Zimora
Energy Distribution Partners
Pennsylvania

 

PERC Staff

Paula Wilson, MDO Liaison
Director of Industry Engagement
Bridget Kidd
Senior Vice President, Industry Relations
Ingrid Bechard
Director of Market Communications
Gregg Walker
Director of External Communications
Patrick Hyland
Director of Industry Communications
Grace Willis, Advisory Committee Liaison
Director of Strategic Operations

 

Research and Technology Development Working Group

Kenton Sonnenburg – Chairman
CHS, Inc
Minnesota
Chuck Strawn – Vice Chairman
Red Seal Measurement Company
South Carolina
Mike Alexander
Worthington Cylinders, Corp.
Ohio
Robert Barry
Bergquist, Inc.
Ohio
David Bertelsen
Matheson Trigas
Ohio
David Biggs
UPAS Group
Michigan
Austin Cox
Sharp Energy
Maryland
Aaron DeWeese
Illinois Propane Gas Association
Illinois
Nathan Ediger
Ferrellgas
Kansas
Darren Engle
Blue Star Gas
Oregon
Marty Erne
Gas Processors Association
Oklahoma
Donald Fernald
Superior Energy Systems
Ohio
Ken Green
Oklahoma Liquefied Gas
Oklahoma
Roger Gruwell
AmeriGas
Iowa
Julie Johnson
Ted Johnson Propane
California
David Kennedy
Alliance AutoGas
North Carolina
Steve Moore
Expo Propane Inc
California
Bill Platz
Delta Liquid Energy
California
David Reynolds
Blossman Gas
Mississippi
Vince Rooney
Suburban Propane
New Jersey
Kirk Saunders
White Mountain Oil & Propane
New Hampshire
Michael Sheehan
Sheehan’s Gas Co
Minnesota
Lynn Sheets
Key Cooperative
Iowa
Bill Stewart
Blue Star Gas Co
California
Bruce Swiecicki
NPGA
Illinois
Don Tomiello
Targa Midstream Services, LP
Texas
Bill Van Hoy
Texas Propane Gas Association
Texas
Erich Wolf
Cavagna North America
Ohio
Jim Zuck
Marshall Excelsior Company
Michigan

 

PERC Staff

Greg Kerr
Director of Research & Development
Cinch Munson
Senior Vice President, Business Development
Michael Taylor
Director of Autogas Business Development
Jeremy Wishart
Director of Off Road Business Development
Grace Willis, Advisory Committee Liaison
Director of Strategic Operations

 

Safety and Training Working Group

Jay Hilliard – Chairman
Revere Gas
Virginia
Jeff Shaffer – Vice Chairman
Shaffer’s Bottled Gas
Pennsylvania
Leslie Anderson
PGANE
New Hampshire
Mark Anderson
Dead River Company
Maine
Doug Auxier
Auxier Gas Service Inc
Ohio
John Barnett
U-Haul International
Arizona
Dan Binning
Arizona, Colorado & New Mexico
Propane Gas Association
Colorado
Byron Breda
PGANE
New Hampshire
Steve Clayton
Gas Equipment Company
Missouri
Mike Caldarera
NPGA
District of Columbia
David Grothoff
MFA Oil Co
Missouri
Don Crowder
Corken
Oklahoma
Tim Holmes
Suburban Propane
Mississippi
Keith Hanchett
PERS
Utah
John Kamps
Kamps Propane
California
William Holmes
Blackmer-PSG
Illinois
Ken Kraft
North Dakota Propane Gas Association CETP Instructor
North Dakota
Ray Kazakewich
RegO Products
North Carolina
Paula Laney
OK LP Gas Research, Marketing, and Safety Commission
Oklahoma
Eric Kuster
NPGA
District of Columbia
Bruce Montroy
Bergquist
Michigan
Dave Latourell
Paraco Gas – Bayshore
New York
Tom Mullaney
Rockhill Insurance Group
Arkansas
Ken Mueller
CHS, Inc
Illinois
Barry Oden
MFA Oil Company
Missouri
Tim Myers
IPS Equipment Inc
Michigan
Tom Procter
MFA Oil Company
Missouri
Scott Pearson
CHS, Inc
Minnesota
Matt Terry
American Midstream
Texas
Earl Slacum
Tri Gas & Oil Co Inc
Maryland
Mike Walters
Superior Energy Systems Ltd
Ohio
Christopher Wagner
Amerigas
Philadelphia
Zoe Williams
Hawaii Gas
Hawaii
Randy Warner
Warner C3H8 Consulting LLC
Missouri
Jeff Clark
Ferrellgas
Minnesota

 

PERC Staff

Stuart Flatow
Vice President, Safety & Training
Grace Willis, Advisory Committee Liaison
Director of Strategic Operations
Courtney Gendron
Senior Programs Manager, CETP
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