Joe Bob Perkins
Joe Bob Perkins has served as Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company and Targa Resources GP LLC (the “General Partner”) of Targa Resources Partners LP (the “Partnership”) since March 1, 2020 and as a director of the Company and the General Partner since January 2012. Mr. Perkins previously served as Chief Executive Officer of the Company and the General Partner between January 2012 and March 2020. He also served as President of the Company between the date of its formation on October 2005 and December 2011. Prior to 2005, Mr. Perkins served predecessor Targa companies as President since their founding in 2003. Prior to that, Mr. Perkins served in various leadership roles within the energy industry across several different companies, had employment experience with companies operating in both the midstream and upstream sectors, and was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company working primarily in energy. Mr. Perkins’ intimate knowledge of all facets of the Company, derived from his past services as President and Chief Executive Officer and his current services as Executive Chairman of the Board and director, coupled with his broad experience in the energy industry, and specifically in the midstream sector, his engineering and business educational background and his experience with the investment community enable Mr. Perkins to provide a valuable and unique perspective to the Board on a range of business and management matters.