Thomas E. Long has served as Chief Financial Officer and as a member of the board of directors of our general partner since November 2016. He has served as the Group Chief Financial Officer of the general partner of Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. since February 2016 and as the Chief Financial Officer of the general partner of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. since April 2015. Mr. Long previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Regency GP LLC from November 2010 to April 2015. From May 2008 to November 2010, Mr. Long served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Matrix Service Company. Prior to joining Matrix, he served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of DCP Midstream Partners, LP, a publicly traded natural gas and natural gas liquids midstream business company. From 1998 to 2005, Mr. Long served in several executive positions with subsidiaries of Duke Energy Corp., one of the nation’s largest electric power companies.