Executive Leadership

Jeremiah J. Ashcroft III , , , President and Chief Executive Officer

Jeremiah “Jerry” Ashcroft was appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of the general partner of Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP) in March 2018, after having served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of RMP’s general partner since November 2017. Jerry has also served as Senior Vice President, EQT Corporation; and President, Midstream since August 2017. Jerry was also appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer for the general partners of EQT Midstream Partners, LP (EQM) and EQT GP Holdings, LP in March 2018 after having served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of EQM’s general partner since August 2017. He also serves as a member of the board of directors of the general partners of RMP, EQGP and EQM.

Jerry has more than 15 years of experience in the oil, gas, and pipeline industries – and before joining EQT, he was chief executive officer of Gulf Oil L.P. – a distributor of fuel products and lubricants, based in Boston, MA. Prior to that, he was chief operating officer for JP Energy Partners LP where he led their initial public offering and had P&L responsibility for their NGL, crude, and refined products businesses. He also spent several years with Buckeye Partners, L.P. and held various roles of increasing responsibility, including vice president of field operations, senior vice president global operations, and president of three business units. Ashcroft began his energy career with Colonial Pipeline Company, L.P as director of operations, and later became chief compliance officer.

Jerry has a distinguished military career with the United States Marine Corps and received a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Naval Academy. He also earned a Master of Business Administration, with a concentration in finance, from Emory University Goizueta Business School.

Robert J. McNally , , , Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Rob McNally was appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for EQT Corporation in March 2016, and in March 2017 assumed additional management responsibilities for the Business Development, Facilities, Information Technology, Innovation, and Procurement functions. Rob is also Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the general partners of EQT Midstream Partners, LP and EQT GP Holdings, LP; and is a member of both companies' boards of directors.

Rob has more than 22 years of direct experience in the energy sector. Prior to joining EQT, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Precision Drilling Corporation, a Calgary based oil and natural gas contract drilling, completions, and production services provider. Rob also has a strong capital markets background, which includes oversight of investments in energy technology start-ups at Kenda Capital LLC; an initial public offering while with Warrior Energy Services Corp.; and several years of investment banking and M&A advisory experience with Simmons & Company International. He began his career with Schlumberger, working first in operations and then in sales.

Rob holds a Masters of Business Administration, with a concentration in finance, from The Freeman School of Business at Tulane University; a Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois; and a Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics from Knox College.

Jimmi Sue Smith , , , Chief Accounting Officer

Jimmi Sue Smith was appointed Chief Accounting Officer for EQT Corporation in September 2016. Ms. Smith is also Chief Accounting Officer of EQT Midstream Services, LLC and EQT GP Services, LLC, the general partners of EQT Midstream Partners, LP and EQT GP Holdings, LP, respectively.

Ms. Smith joined EQT as Director, Corporate Accounting, in 2007 and was promoted to Vice President and Controller of EQT’s commercial group in 2011. In 2013, she took on additional responsibilities and became the Vice President and Controller of both the midstream and commercial businesses for EQT. Prior to joining EQT, Ms. Smith held accounting positions with PricewaterhouseCoopers, United States Steel Corporation, and Koppers Inc.

Ms. Smith holds a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration – Accounting from West Virginia University and a Juris Doctor degree from Duquesne University.