Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP named Stanley C. Horton president, CEO and a director of Boardwalk GP. With more than 35 years of experience in the natural gas and energy industry, Horton brings extensive industry knowledge to Boardwalk and its three interstate natural gas pipelines: Gulf Crossing Pipeline Company LLC, Gulf South Pipeline Company, LP, and Texas Gas Transmission, LLC.
“Boardwalk’s strategically located pipeline system provides our nation with much-needed and abundant natural gas,” Horton said. “The company has grown significantly in recent years, and I am looking forward to working with senior leadership to continue building on this solid base to meet the nation’s increasing needs for this clean-burning, domestic fuel.”
Most recently, Horton was an independent energy consultant providing consulting services to clients in Europe and the U.S. Horton’s natural gas background includes tenures as president and COO of Cheniere Energy, and the CrossCountry Energy and Panhandle Energy subsidiaries of Southern Union Company, as well as CEO of Enron Transportation Services Company.
He has chaired the Gas Industry Standards Board, the INGAA and the Natural Gas Council. Horton received a bachelor of science in finance from the University of Florida and a master of science in management from Rollins College.