Four operators and two Service Providers were elected to the 2017 Board of Directors, and the Board appointed one Operator due to resignation.
Results of the 2017 election to the Board of Directors were presented to the PODS Board at their March meeting for ratification. Elected for two-year terms were:
- Andy Morris, DCP Midstream
- Buddy Nagel, Kinder Morgan
- Jackie Smith, Williams
- Elizabeth Ziemer, Enbridge
- Peter Veenstra, TRC
- Nichole Killingsworth, BSD
Wen Tu (PGE) offered his board member resignation. He has accepted a new position with an engineering firm. The PODS board appointed Chad Corcoran of Tesoro to fill the remaining year of Tu's board seat. The appointment is in accordance with by-laws. Corcoran received the next-highest votes in the election.
"I would like to thank out-going board member Mike Ortiz and Wen Tu for their time dedicated to the board. Both have provided good leadership and input to PODS Association," stated Paul Herrmann, President of PODS Association.
Elections were conducted through balloting sent to the voting-member of record.