SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stakeholder
Midstream, LLC, an independent midstream company backed by EnCap
Flatrock Midstream, is pleased to announce two significant
promotions across its operations and commercial teams. Josh
J. Roberts has been promoted to chief operating officer, and Brett
Baker has been promoted to chief commercial officer. Stakeholder is
currently focused on the San Andres play in Yoakum, Cochran and Gaines
counties in Texas and Lea County, New Mexico.
“We are excited to announce these promotions for Josh and Brett, not
only as a way to reward their hard work and dedication, but also because
we believe moving them into their new roles will make us a stronger and
more effective organization,” said Stakeholder Co-CEO Gaylon Gray.
“Their new positions will give them a stronger voice in pushing our
organization forward and allow us to provide better solutions for our
customers. Josh and Brett have enhanced Stakeholder’s unique culture,
and their leadership is key to who we are today as an organization. I am
looking forward to all they will accomplish going forward.”
About Chief Operating Officer Josh Roberts
As chief operating officer, Mr. Roberts is responsible for the
management and oversight of Stakeholder’s engineering and operations
functions. In his tenure at Stakeholder, Mr. Roberts has been
responsible for the design and construction of the San Andres Crude
Gathering System and the Campo Viejo Gas Gathering System, which
together total more than 210 miles of installed pipelines.
Mr. Roberts joined Stakeholder in July 2015 as the company’s fourth
employee and director of engineering. Shortly thereafter he was promoted
to vice president of engineering. Mr. Roberts has continued to take on
more responsibility as Stakeholder’s business has grown.
He has a diverse background in managing large-scale projects in both the
commercial and midstream industries. Prior to joining Stakeholder, Mr.
Roberts served as engineering supervisor at TexStar Midstream Services,
LP. At TexStar, he was responsible for all engineering and construction
related to crude oil gathering and transmission lines and associated
inlet liquid handling and stabilization facilities and NGL pipelines.
Mr. Roberts holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from
Texas A&M University.
About Chief Commercial Officer Brett Baker
In his role as chief commercial officer, Mr. Baker oversees all
commercial, business development and marketing functions for
Stakeholder. He has been a significant force behind Stakeholder’s
commercial success, helping lead the origination of gas gathering,
treating and processing projects, and crude gathering projects which
have resulted in acreage dedications of more than 200,000 acres to the
natural gas and crude oil systems. Mr. Baker also has negotiated and
completed long-term downstream transportation contracts and marketing
agreements with third-party pipelines and marketers, providing
Stakeholder’s customers with flow assurance and market flexibility.
Mr. Baker joined Stakeholder’s commercial team in the summer of 2016 as
director of business development and was quickly promoted to vice
president. He has a diverse background in contract structuring and
negotiations, pipeline integrity, operations and customer relations in
both the upstream and midstream sectors.
Prior to joining Stakeholder, Mr. Baker served as senior commercial
development representative at Williams Companies and Access Midstream,
where he was responsible for contract negotiations and commercial
relationships for Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana midstream gathering
assets. In addition to his commercial role, he assisted with
acquisitions and divestitures, successfully negotiating gathering system
sales and gathering and treating agreements in tandem with system
acquisitions. Mr. Baker is a graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State
University, where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree
in marketing and was a member of the President’s Honor Roll.
About Stakeholder Midstream, LLC
Based in San Antonio and founded in 2015, Stakeholder Midstream is an
independent midstream company serving oil and gas producers operating in
unconventional shale plays throughout North America. Stakeholder’s
long-term vision of success is built on fostering strong, long-term
relationships with all constituents. Stakeholder cultivates these
relationships based on trust, accountability and fairness to ensure that
all stakeholders are heard, valued and served. Capabilities include
in-field natural gas gathering, compression, treating and processing
services; innovative NGL solutions; and crude oil gathering,
transportation and storage. Stakeholder is backed by venture capital
commitments from EnCap
Flatrock Midstream. For more information please visit www.stakeholdermidstream.com.
About EnCap Flatrock Midstream
EnCap Flatrock Midstream provides value-added growth capital to proven
management teams focused on midstream infrastructure opportunities
across North America. The firm was formed in 2008 by a partnership
between EnCap Investments L.P. and Flatrock Energy Advisors, LLC. Based
in San Antonio with offices in Oklahoma City and Houston, the firm
manages investment commitments of nearly $9 billion from a broad group
of prestigious institutional investors. EnCap Flatrock Midstream is
currently making commitments to new management teams from EFM Fund IV, a
$3.25 billion fund. For more information please visit www.efmidstream.com.