Board of Directors

The PODS Board of Directors consists of 12 elected members from PODS-member companies who govern the Association. The twelve Board members include nine (9) Operators (voting), and not more than three (3) Service Providers (non-voting). The PODS Board of Directors is comprised of pipeline industry professionals whose companies support the PODS Association and contribute their employee’s time to Association activities. Operator Board members serve 2-year terms, and Service Provider Board members serve a maximum of two consecutive 1-year terms. Nominations for the Board are submitted annually to the PODS Secretary. The Board of Directors elects officers annually, these include President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. The PODS Executive Director, Technical Committee, and other committees report to the Board of Directors.

2021 Board of Directors:

Todd Patterson, President, Buckeye Partners, L.P. (2024)

Jackie Smith, Vice-President, Rosen Group, President (2024)

Rick Roberts, Secretary, Petro IT USA, Secretary (2024)

Dale Boyett, TCG Chair, DCP Midstream (2024)

Nikki Waldrop, Enable (2024)

Chad Hultman, ONEOK, Treasurer (2024)

Daniel Bally, Exxon Mobil (2022)


Kelly Wrona, Williams (2024)

Paul Herrmann, Chevron (2022)

Jeff Allen, Esri (2022)

Natalie Fisher, Enbridge Pipelines, (2022)

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