Austin P. Clark


Mr. Clark has over three decades of experience in the natural gas and propane industries. During his career, Austin has worked for the most prominent companies in the energy industry, which include Conoco Phillips, Louis-Dreyfus, Koch Ind., as well as Premcor and Connecticut Natural Gas.


Throughout his professional career in the energy industry, he has operated in all areas of the natural gas and propane businesses. Mr. Clark worked in the gas supply department negotiating and coordinating with natural gas suppliers and various interstate pipeline companies to secure gas supply for the utility. In this position his duties included nominations, curtailments, peak shaving plans, Federal Energy regulations and testimonials before state regulatory bodies. As a member of the New England Gas Utility Pipeline Customer Group, he has worked to resolve gas supply and pipeline transportation issues for New England.


In recent years, Mr. Clark's professional experience has focused on the propane producer segment of the industry. He has worked for both natural gas producers and refinery operations that produce propane as a bi-product of daily gasoline production. In this role, Mr. Clark marketed propane streams from various supply points as well as common carrier supply points throughout New England and into the Midwest.


Through his experience, Mr. Clark has developed intimate market knowledge of the supply side of natural gas and propane markets and the interaction of these markets.