Robert R. Wingo has served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of our general partner since February 2015, and has served as a member of the Board of Directors of our general partner since August 2014. Prior to February 2015, Mr. Wingo served as a Vice President of our general partner since August 2014. Mr. Wingo has served as Rice Energy’s Senior Vice President of Midstream and Marketing since February 2015, and he previously served as Rice Energy’s Vice President of Midstream and Marketing from June 2013. Prior to joining Rice Energy, he served as Director, Corporate Development for Copano Energy, LLC, a Houston-based midstream energy company, from January 2010 until May 2013, where he helped lead the company’s pursuit of mergers, acquisitions and greenfield projects. From March 2008 to January 2010, he served as Director, Business Development and Field Services in Copano’s Denver office and was responsible for acquisitions, business development and field services in the Rocky Mountain region. From 2006 to 2008, Mr. Wingo served as Manager, Corporate Development for Copano, focusing on mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Wingo began his career in 2002 as a Project Engineer and Operations Manager for Copano and managed all engineering, construction and operations activities for over 1,400 miles of natural gas and NGL pipelines. Mr. Wingo holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Texas.