People: QEP Resources Inc (QEP)

QEP on New York Consolidated

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19 Dec 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Charles Stanley

55 2012 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Richard Doleshek

55 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer

Jim Torgerson

50 2013 Executive Vice President

Austin Murr

60 2012 Senior Vice President - Land and Business Development

Alice Ley

40 2014 Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller

Christopher Woosley

44 2012 Vice President, General Counsel

Margo Fiala

50 2012 Vice President - Human Resources

Abigail Jones

53 2010 Vice President - Compliance, Corporate Secretary

Myles Scoggins

66 2012 Lead Independent Director

Phillips Baker

54 2010 Independent Director

Julie Dill

54 2013 Independent Director

L. Richard Flury

66 2010 Independent Director

Robert Heinemann

61 2014 Independent Director

Robert McKee

67 2010 Independent Director

Thomas O'Connor

58 2014 Independent Director

William Thacker

69 2014 Independent Director

David Trice

66 2011 Independent Director

Greg Bensen

Director - Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Charles Stanley

Mr. Charles B. Stanley is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of QEP Resources Inc. He has also served in the same roles for QEP Midstream Partners, GP, LLC, the general partner of QEP Midstream Partners, LP (QEPM) since 2013. He served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Questar until the Spin-off. Mr. Stanley also served as a director of Questar from 2002 until the Spin-off. Prior to joining Questar, he served as President, CEO and a director of El Paso Oil and Gas Canada, an upstream oil and gas company from 2000 to 2002, and as President and CEO of Coastal Gas International Company, a midstream infrastructure development company, from 1995 to 2000. He is a director of Hecla Mining Company and serves on the boards of various natural gas industry trade organizations, including the American Exploration and Production Council. He currently serves as Chairman of America’s Natural Gas Alliance. In concluding that Mr. Stanley is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his more than 28 years of experience in the international and domestic upstream and midstream oil and gas industry.

Richard Doleshek

Mr. Richard J. Doleshek is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer of QEP Resources, Inc. Previous titles with Questar: Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (2009 to 2010). Prior to joining Questar, Mr. Doleshek was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Hilcorp Energy Company (2001 to 2009).

Jim Torgerson

Mr. Jim E. Torgerson has been appointed as Executive Vice President of QEP Resources Inc., effective September 1, 2013. Mr. Torgerson currently serves as QEP's Senior Vice President of Operations (2012-2013). He previously served as Senior Vice President, Drilling and Completions (2010-2012). Prior to the Company's spin-off from Questar Corporation in June 2010, he served as Vice President of Rockies Region Drilling and Completions (2005-2010) for Questar Market Resources Company.

Austin Murr

Mr. Austin S. Murr is Senior Vice President - Land and Business Development of QEP Resources Inc. He is Vice President - Land and Business Development (2010 - 2012). Previous titles with Questar: Vice President - Land and Business Development (2006 - 2010); Director of Business Development (2004 to 2006).

Alice Ley

Ms. Alice B. Ley is Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller of QEP Resources Inc., effective March 6, 2014. Ms. Ley joined the Company in September 2012 as Director of Financial Reporting, was promoted to Interim Controller in November 2013, and has served in that position until this promotion. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Ley was employed by Frontier Oil Corporation as an Accounting/ Financial Analyst Manager from 2001 until 2011 and at Arthur Andersen, LLP as an Audit Manager in the Energy Division from 1996 until 2001. She is a Certified Public Accountant.

Christopher Woosley

Mr. Christopher K. Woosley is Vice President, General Counsel of QEP Resources, Inc. Previous title with QEP: Senior Attorney (2010 to 2012). Prior to joining QEP, Mr. Woosley was a partner in the law firm Cooper Newsome & Woosley PLLP (2003 to 2010).

Margo Fiala

Ms. Margo Fiala is Vice President - Human Resources of QEP Resources, Inc. Prior to joining QEP, Ms. Fiala held roles at Suncor Energy (1995 to 2010) and most recently was the Director of Human Resources for Suncor Energy U.S.A. (2004 to 2010).

Abigail Jones

Ms. Abigail L. Jones is Vice President - Compliance, Corporate Secretary of QEP Resources, Inc. Previous titles with Questar: Vice President Compliance (2007 to 2010); Corporate Secretary (2005 to 2010); Assistant Secretary (2004 to 2005).

Myles Scoggins

Dr. Myles W. Scoggins is Lead Independent Director of QEP Resources, Inc. He has been a QEP director since 2010. He served as a director of Questar from 2005 until the Spin-off. In June 2006, he was appointed President of the Colorado School of Mines, an engineering and applied science research university. Dr. Scoggins retired in 2004 after a 34-year career with Mobil Corp. and Exxon Mobil Corp. From 1999 to 2004, he served as Executive Vice President of Exxon Mobil Production Co. Prior to the merger of Mobil and Exxon in late 1999, Dr. Scoggins was President, International Exploration & Production and Global Exploration, and an officer and member of the executive committee of Mobil Oil Corp. Dr. Scoggins currently serves as a director of Cobalt International Energy and Laredo Petroleum Holdings, Inc. He served on the board of Trico Marine Services from 2005 until 2011, and Venoco, Inc. from 2007 until 2012. In addition, he is a member of the External Advisory Council of the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory. In concluding that Dr. Scoggins is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his extensive industry experience and his experience serving in senior executive positions in the upstream oil and gas business.

Phillips Baker

Mr. Phillips S. Baker, Jr., is Independent Director of QEP Resources Inc. He served as a director of Questar from 2004 until the Spin-off. Mr. Baker is the President, CEO and a director of Hecla Mining Company (Hecla), a gold and silver mining company. Mr. Baker served as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Hecla from May 2001 to June 2003, and as Chief Operating Officer of Hecla from November 2001 to May 2003, before being named as CEO in May 2003. Mr. Baker has 27 years of business experience, including 18 years of financial management; seven years as CEO of an NYSE-listed company; and 17 years of directorships of public companies. In concluding that Mr. Baker is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his financial knowledge and his extensive executive management and financial experience.

Julie Dill

L. Richard Flury

Mr. L. Richard Flury is Independent Director of QEP Resources Inc. He served on the board of directors of Questar from 2002 until the Spin-off. He served as Chief Executive, Gas and Power, for BP plc from January 1999 to December 2001. Prior to working for BP plc and BP Amoco plc, Mr. Flury held a number of key management positions with Amoco Corp., including Chief Executive for Worldwide Exploration and Production. He serves as a director and Non-executive Chairman of Chicago Bridge and Iron Company N.V., and as a director of Callon Petroleum Company. In concluding that Mr. Flury is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his considerable industry experience in all aspects of the natural gas value chain gained during his long career in the oil and gas industry.

Robert Heinemann

Mr. Robert F. Heinemann is Independent Director of QEP Resources Inc. He brings significant E&P expertise to QEP’s Board through his experience as President, CEO and a director of Berry Petroleum Company, where he developed and executed that company’s growth and capital allocation strategies. He served as a director of Berry from 2002 until 2013, and as President and Chief Executive Officer from 2004 through 2013. Previously, Dr. Heinemann worked for Haliburton Company, Mobil Exploration and Producing and other Mobil entities, in positions of increasing responsibility. He has more than 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry in a number of technical, operational, technology, management and executive roles. In concluding that Dr. Heinemann is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his extensive operational background and executive experience in the oil and gas industry.

Robert McKee

Mr. Robert E. McKee, III, is Independent Director of QEP Resources, Inc. He served as a director of Questar from 2003 until the Company’s 2010 spin-off from Questar Corporation (Questar) (the Spin-off). Mr. McKee retired on March 31, 2003, after 37 years with ConocoPhillips and Conoco, Inc., including 11 years as Executive Vice President, Exploration and Production (1992 to 2003). Mr. McKee was a Senior Oil Advisor to the Coalition Provisional Authority and the Iraqi Oil Ministry in Iraq to assist with the rebuilding of its oil industry from September 2003 to March 2004. He was a director of Parker Drilling Company from 2004 until 2013. He is currently on the boards of Post Oak Bank and the Colorado School of Mines Foundation. In concluding that Mr. McKee is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his extensive operational background and executive experience in the oil and gas industry.

Thomas O'Connor

Mr. Thomas C. O'Connor is Independent Director of QEP Resources Inc. From 2007 through 2012, he served as Chairman of the Board and CEO of DCP Midstream, LLC, one of the nation's largest gas gatherers, processors and marketers of natural gas liquids; he continued to serve as Chairman until March 2013. From November 2007 through September 2012, he also served as President of DCP Midstream, LLC. In December 2008, he assumed additional responsibilities as Chairman of the Board of DCP Midstream GP, LLC, the general partner of DCP Midstream Partners, LP, a publicly held MLP, and held that position until December 2013. From 1987 until 2007, Mr. O'Connor held a variety of positions with Duke Energy in that company's natural gas pipeline, electric and commercial business units. In determining that Mr. O'Connor is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his extensive background in the energy industry, particularly the leadership ability and strategic skills he developed while serving in executive positions.

William Thacker

Mr. William L. Thacker, III, is Independent Director of QEP Resources Inc. Mr. Thacker brings significant midstream energy expertise to QEP’s Board through his experience as a director on multiple public midstream company boards, including serving as non-executive Chairman of the Board of Copano Energy LLC from 2009 through 2013 (he served on the Copano board beginning in 2004). Previously, Mr. Thacker served as CEO of TEPPCO Partners. Mr. Thacker also served as chairman of Pacific Energy Management’s Special Committee during the sale of Pacific Energy Partners to Plains All American Pipeline in 2006. He served on the board of GenOn Energy Inc from January 2006 until November 2012 when GenOn merged with NRG Energy. He also serves on the boards of the Kayne Anderson Midstream Energy Fund and the Kayne Anderson Energy Development Fund. In concluding that Mr. Thacker is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his significant midstream energy expertise through his experience as a director on multiple public midstream company boards. QEP agreed to appoint Mr. Thacker to the Board pursuant to a Cooperation Agreement between QEP and JANA Partners, LLC, as set forth under “Certain Relationships and Transactions with Related Persons-Agreements with JANA Partners LLC and William L. Thacker, III”.

David Trice

Mr. David A. Trice is Independent Director of QEP Resources Inc. He was CEO of Newfield Exploration Company (Newfield), an oil and natural gas exploration and production company from 2000 until his retirement in 2009. He also served as Chairman of the Board of Newfield from 2004 until 2010. Mr. Trice has served as a director of New Jersey Resources Corporation since 2004, and McDermott International, Inc. since 2009. Mr. Trice previously served as a director of Grant Prideco, Inc. from 2003 to 2008, and as a director of Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. from 2002 until February 2011. He is also a director of Rockwater Energy Solutions, Inc, and Crazy Mountain Brewery, LLC, both privately-held companies. He served as the Chairman of the American Exploration and Production Council from 2008 to 2009, and as Chairman of America’s Natural Gas Alliance from 2009 to 2010. In concluding that Mr. Trice is qualified to serve as a director, the Board considered, among other things, his experience as the CEO of a publicly-traded independent exploration and production company and his financial expertise.

Greg Bensen

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