Robert Skaggs

Director

Robert Skaggs has served as a director since July 2015.  Mr. Skaggs has also served on the board of directors of DTE Energy, a diversified energy company based in Michigan ("DTE"), since 2017 and as a member of its nuclear oversight and finance committees.  Mr. Skaggs previously served as chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Columbia Pipeline Group, Inc. (“CPG”), a natural gas pipeline and underground storage system company, and Columbia Pipeline Partners ("CPPL") until they were acquired by TransCanada Corporation in July 2016.  Prior to CPG’s separation in July 2015 from NiSource Inc. (“NiSource”), a Fortune 500 energy holding company engaged in natural gas and electric generation, transmission, storage and distribution, Mr. Skaggs served as chief executive officer of NiSource since 2005 and as its president since 2004. Mr. Skaggs earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Davidson College, a Juris Doctorate from West Virginia University and a Master’s degree in business administration from Tulane University.