Gathering and Processing- Sponsors, Study Team, and Committees

Sponsors

Access Midstream*
Anadarko Petroleum
Environmental Defense Fund
Hess Corporation
Southwestern Energy
Williams

Funding for EDF’s methane research series, including this work, is provided by Fiona and Stan Druckenmiller, Heising-Simons Foundation, Bill and Susan Oberndorf, Betsy and Sam Reeves, Robertson Foundation, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, TomKat Charitable Trust, and the Walton Family Foundation.

DCP Midstream contributed to the study as a Data Participant.

* Subsequent to the field sampling campaign of the study, the Williams Companies purchased the controlling interest in Access Midstream Partners L.P. (“Access”) by acquiring 100% of the general partnership interest of Access. A merger between Access and Williams Partners L.P. occurred on February 2, 2015.

Study Team

Anthony Marchese, PI
Director, Engines and Energy Conversion Laboratory
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Colorado State University

Scott Herndon
Aerodyne Research

Allen Robinson
Lane Professor and Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University

Daniel Zimmerle
Senior Research Associate
Colorado State University

Research Staff

Cody Floerchinger
Aerodyne Research

David Martinez
Department of Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University

Austin Mitchell
Department of Mechanical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University

Mark Omara
Department of Mechanical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University

Rob Roscioli
Aerodyne Research

Melissa Sullivan
Department of Mechanical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University

Daniel Tkacik
Department of Mechanical Engineering Carnegie Mellon University

Timothy Vaughn
Department of Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University

Laurie Williams
Fort Lewis College

Tara Yacovitch
Aerodyne Research

 

Committees

Scientific Advisory Panel

Dave Allen
Professor of Chemical Engineering
University of Texas-Austin

Garvin Heath
Senior Scientist
National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Michael Levi
David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment
Council of Foreign Relations

James McCarthy
Industry Consultant

Steering Committee

Drew Nelson, Chair
Program Manager
Environmental Defense Fund

Roy Hartstein
Primary VP, Strategic Solutions
Southwestern Energy

Judy Neason
Primary Federal Regulatory Affairs Director
Williams

John Gargani
Southwestern Energy

Mark Gebbia
Interim Director, Environmental Services
Williams

David McBride
VP, Environmental Health and Safety
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation

Stephanie Timmermeyer
Primary VP, Environmental Health and Safety
Access Midstream

Tony Webster
Hess Corporation

John Satterfield
Access Midstream

Mark Brownstein
Associate Vice President and Chief Counsel
US Climate and Energy Program
Environmental Defense Fund

Technical Working Group

Anthony Marchese, PI
Director, Engines and Energy Conversion Laboratory
Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Colorado State University

Ramon Alvarez, Technical Working Group Chair
Senior Scientist
Environmental Defense Fund

Doug Jordan, Technical Working Group Co-Chair
Southwestern Energy

Mark Bareta
Williams

Diana Connett
Hess Corporation

Mike Ford
Hess Corporation

Jaron Hill
Access Midstream

Adrienne Sandoval
Williams

Jason Zapalac
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation