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John Raber

Chairman

John Raber

John Raber oversees the execution of Evolution's strategic vision. John has more than 39 years of energy industry experience. In 2000, he co-founded ScissorTail Energy and served as its president and chief operating officer until 2005, when Copano Energy purchased ScissorTail for $500 million. Copano is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Kinder Morgan. Following the sale, John served as executive vice president of Copano until 2010. Prior to leading the formation of Evolution Midstream, he led Raber Consulting, a midstream consulting service with customers including Kinder Morgan, Copano and Rice Energy. Prior to 2000, John held executive roles as the vice president of marketing for Wyoming Refining Corporation, executive vice president of Tejas Gas Corporation and the vice president of engineering and operations for LEDCO, Inc.

John earned a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Tulane University and holds an Executive Business Certificate from Stanford Business School.