John joined the Company in 1974 and has been an officer with National Fuel since 1990. Throughout his time with the Company, he has been responsible for our pipeline and storage projects and operations. John was appointed to the role of Chief Operating Officer for National Fuel Gas Company in 2016.
Throughout John’s extensive career he has been involved in all aspects of the development and expansion of National Fuel’s gathering and interstate pipeline and storage systems. He has helped to steer our long-term development plans with his in-depth knowledge and operational experience with our Appalachian assets. As the Company’s chief safety officer, John is focused on the safe and reliable operation and delivery of natural gas within our gathering pipeline, interstate pipeline and utility operations segments for our employees, our customers and the communities we serve.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a master’s in business administration from Canisius College. John holds various affiliations with industry and community boards, giving of his time and talents.