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James E. Rohr

Mr. Rohr serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of EQT. He joined EQT's Board of Directors in May 1996 and currently serves the Chair of the Executive Committee, and a member of the Management Development and Compensation Committee. Mr. Rohr served as EQT's Lead Independent Director from April 2011 through November 2018. After a 42-year career with The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (financial services), Mr. Rohr retired from PNC's Board of Directors in April 2014 having most recently served as PNC's Executive Chairman. Previously, he served in a number of senior management roles with PNC, including as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from May 2001 through April 2013. Mr. Rohr is also a director of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (petroleum product refiner, marketer and transporter), serving as Chairman of its Compensation Committee and a member of its Audit Committee; and Allegheny Technologies, Inc. (specialty metal producer), serving as Chairman of its Personnel and Compensation Committee.  He was also a director of BlackRock, Inc. (provider of investment, advisory and risk management solutions) from December 1999 through April 2014.


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Philip G. Behrman, Ph.D.

Dr. Behrman joined EQT's Board of Directors in July 2008 and currently serves as a member of the Audit and Public Policy and Corporate Responsibility Committees. Dr. Behrman joined the Board after retiring as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Exploration, for Marathon Oil Corporation (integrated energy company). Prior to joining Marathon in October 2000, he held various positions at Vastar Resources, Inc., British Petroleum, plc and Unocal Corporation. 

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A. Bray Cary, Jr.

Mr. Cary joined EQT's Board of Directors in July 2008 and currently serves as the Chair of the Corporate Governance Committee and as a member of the Executive and Management Development and Compensation Committees. Mr. Cary served as the President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of West Virginia Media Holdings, LLC (television and print media company) from October 2001 to early 2017. He is nationally known as a sports marketing entrepreneur. Mr. Cary is the founder and former President of Creative Sports Marketing, Inc., a sports consultant for ESPN, Inc. Previously, he also served as Vice President, TV and Technology, for National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR).


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Christina A. Cassotis

Ms. Cassotis joined EQT’s Board of Directors in November 2018. Ms. Cassotis has served as Chief Executive Officer of Allegheny County Airport Authority since 2015. Under her leadership, Air Transport World magazine named Pittsburgh International as its 2017 Airport of the Year. Previously she served as Managing Officer of ICF SH&E from 2003 to 2014. Ms. Cassotis is a frequent speaker at commercial aviation industry events worldwide and has advised airports around the globe on economic strategy, developing business plans and working with state departments of transportation on system planning. Ms. Cassotis has served as a director of S&T Bancorp, Inc., since 2017 and is a member of the board for Visit Pittsburgh as well as a member of the International Aviation Womens Association.



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William M. Lambert

Mr. Lambert joined EQT’s Board of Directors in November 2018. Mr. Lambert has served as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of MSA Safety, Inc. since June 2018.  Mr. Lambert served as Chairman of the Board from 2015 to June 2018 and as President and Chief Executive Officer of the company from 2008 to June 2018. Mr. Lambert began his career at MSA Safety, Inc. as an engineer in 1981 and rose through the ranks assuming positions with increasing responsibility within product line development, marketing and safety production. In his current position, Mr. Lambert oversees MSA’s global business managed through the company’s two primary business segments, MSA Americas and MSA International. In this capacity, Mr. Lambert is responsible for all MSA business initiatives, strategy development and operations throughout North America, Western and Eastern Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. One of MSA’s largest markets is the global oil and gas industry. He has served as a director of MSA since 2007 and has served as a director of Kennametal, Inc. on the board’s Audit and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committees since 2016.




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Gerald F. MacCleary

Mr. MacCleary joined EQT’s Board of Directors in November 2018 and currently serves as a member of the Audit Committee.  Mr. MacCleary currently serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Covestro LLC, formerly Bayer Material Science. Previously Mr. MacCleary served as President of Covestro’s North American division from 2012 to 2017. From 2004 to 2017, he served as Senior Vice President of the Polyurethane Business Group, North America, and from 1999 he directed North American product management as Vice President of the Plastics Division. Mr. MacCleary joined the company in 1979 as an accountant before moving into a technical sales role in the plastics division. He continued to assume positions with increasing responsibility within sales, marketing, general management and strategic leadership. Mr. MacCleary serves as chairman of the American Chemistry Council’s Executive Committee as well as a director on several boards, including the National Association of Manufacturers and on the Executive Committee for the Society of Chemical Industry.    




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Robert J. McNally

Mr. McNally was named President and Chief Executive Officer and joined EQT’s Board of Directors upon completion of EQT’s upstream and midstream business separation in November 2018. Mr. McNally also serves on the Executive and Public Policy and Corporate Responsibility Committees.  Mr. McNally was appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for EQT Corporation in March 2016, and in March 2017 assumed additional management responsibilities for the Business Development, Facilities, Information Technology, Innovation, and Procurement functions. Rob also was a director and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the general partners of EQM Midstream Partners, LP and EQGP Holdings, LP, in addition to serving as a director and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the general partner Rice Midstream Partners LP (a master limited partnership acquired by EQT through its acquisition of Rice Energy Inc.) from November 2017 through July 2018. Rob has nearly 25 years of direct experience in the energy sector. Prior to joining EQT, he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Precision Drilling Corporation, a Calgary based oil and natural gas contract drilling, completions, and production services provider.  Rob also has a strong capital markets background, which includes oversight of investments in energy technology start-ups at Kenda Capital LLC; an initial public offering while with Warrior Energy Services Corp.; and several years of investment banking and M&A advisory experience with Simmons & Company International. He began his career with Schlumberger, working first in operations and then in sales. Rob holds a Master of Business Administration, with a concentration in finance, from The Freeman School of Business at Tulane University; a Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois; and a Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics from Knox College.





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Anita M. Powers

Ms. Powers joined EQT’s Board of Directors in November 2018. Ms. Powers retired from Occidental Petroleum Corporation in January 2017 as Executive Vice President of Worldwide Exploration for Occidental Oil and Gas Corporation and as Vice President of parent Occidental Petroleum Corporation, roles in which she served since 2009. From 2006 to 2009, Ms. Powers served as Vice President of Worldwide Exploration. Prior to 2006, Ms. Powers served as Director of Worldwide Geoscience, Vice President of Exploration of Colombia and Chief Exploration Geologist for Worldwide Exploration. Ms. Powers brings more than 36 years of experience in the oil and gas industry to EQT’s Board. Ms. Powers has served as a director of California Resources Corporation and as a member of its Health, Safety and Environmental Committee since 2017.






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Daniel J. Rice, IV

Mr. Rice joined EQT’s Board of Directors in November 2017 and currently serves as a member of the Executive and Public Policy and Corporate Responsibility Committees. Mr. Rice most recently served as a director and Chief Executive Officer of Rice Energy Inc. (Rice Energy) (oil and gas exploration company acquired by EQT in November 2017) from October 2013 through November 2017; as Chief Operating Officer of Rice Energy from October 2012 through September 2013; and as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Rice Energy from October 2008 through September 2012. Mr. Rice also served as a director and as Chief Executive Officer of the general partner of Rice Midstream Partners LP (master limited partnership acquired by EQT through its acquisition of Rice Energy, and subsequently merged with EQM), from August 2014 through November 2017. Prior to joining Rice Energy, Mr. Rice served as an investment banker for Tudor Pickering Holt & Co., LLC (integrated energy investment bank) in Houston, Texas, from February 2008 through October 2008. Prior to his employment at Tudor Pickering, Mr. Rice served as a senior analyst of corporate planning for Transocean Inc. (offshore drilling contractor) from March 2005 through February 2008.

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Stephen A. Thorington

Mr. Thorington joined EQT's Board of Directors in September 2010 and currently serves as the Chair of the Audit Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee. Mr. Thorington retired in April 2006 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Plains Exploration & Production Company (energy company engaged in the upstream oil and gas business) (now part of Freeport-McMoRan Inc.), a role in which he served since September 2002. He previously held executive management positions at Plains Resources, Inc., Ocean Energy, Inc., Seagull Energy Co. and The Chase Manhattan Bank. Mr. Thorington has also served as a director of the general partners of EQGP Holdings, LP (EQGP) and EQM Midstream Partners, LP (EQM), EQT’s publicly traded master limited partnerships, since April 2015 and February 2018, respectively, through October 2018.  He also was a director of QRE GP, LLC, the general partner of QR Energy, LP (oil and gas production master limited partnership), from January 2011 through the acquisition of QR Energy, LP by Breitburn Energy Partners LP in November 2014. He also served as a director of KMG Chemicals Inc. (diversified chemical company) from May 2007 through December 2014, at which time he retired from the Board at the conclusion of his then-current term.

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Lee T. Todd, Jr., Ph.D.

Dr. Todd joined EQT's Board of Directors in November 2003 and currently serves as the Chair of the Management Development and Compensation Committee and as a member of the Executive and Corporate Governance Committees. Dr. Todd served as the President of Lee Todd Consulting, LLC (technology consulting firm) from October 2014 through April 2016.  Dr. Todd retired from the University of Kentucky in September 2014, after having served as the President of the university from July 2001 through June 2011, and as a Professor of Electrical Engineering from July 2011 through September 2014. Prior to joining the University of Kentucky, he was Senior Vice President of Lotus Development Corporation (software company acquired by IBM) from June 2000 through May 2001.



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Christine J. Toretti

Ms. Toretti joined EQT's Board of Directors in October 2015 and currently serves as the Chair of the Public Policy and Corporate Responsibility Committee and a member of the Executive and Corporate Governance Committees. Ms. Toretti is President of Palladio, LLC (consulting company) and she has held numerous executive positions in the energy industry, including Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of S.W. Jack Drilling Company, a privately held Appalachian Basin land-based drilling company, from 1990 through 2010; and President of The Jack Company, a privately-held natural gas production company, from 1988 through 2015. Ms. Toretti is a former director of the Pittsburgh Federal Reserve Bank; and since 1984 she has served as a director of S&T Bancorp, Inc. (financial services), where she is currently Chairman of the Board and a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.



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