Mr. Powers is an experienced engineering, leader, and entrepreneur in the Oil and Gas industry with over 30 years of experience in the midstream oil and gas transportation markets. Mr. Powers is known for building and motivating cross-functional teams that effectively manage industry challenges in pipeline integrity, operations, failure investigation, code compliance, engineering and design. Mr. Powers is active in industry related organizations such as the INGAA Foundation, NACE International, and ASME. Mr. Powers’ Responsibilities as Director of Operations for Centra Pipelinesinclude overall regulatory compliance (US and Canada), project & operations budgeting, resource management and allocation, operational excellence with goals of being a safe and reliable pipeline system protecting the environment, property and people.

Mr. Powers has a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering (BIE) from the University of Minnesota and resides in Superior Wisconsin with his wife.