Gabe Claypool

Gabe Claypool

President and COO

Has served as our President and Chief Operating Officer since February 2013.  He served as a member of our board of directors from February 2011 to May 2015 and as Chairman of our board of directors through February 2013.  Mr. Claypool was the Chief Executive Officer and Secretary of our Company from February 2011 to February 2013.  Over the last five years, Mr. Claypool has led the Company through several on time/on budget projects representing $85M in CAPEX, four consecutive years of double digit volume growth in crude operations and the forming of three separate midstream joint ventures. With numerous years’ experience with midstream logistics and commodity marketing, Mr. Claypool’s focus is on safe operations and growth of their railroad based logistics businesses.  Mr. Claypool brings a strong business development and management track record from two Fortune 10 companies, handling senior level relationships with Fortune 500 firms for over 10 years.  Mr. Claypool holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Iowa.

Executives + Directors

Executive Management

  • Jim Thornton
  • Interim CFO, EVP Strategy, General Counsel and Secretary
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  • Dariusz Cichocki
  • VP of Business Development
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Board of Directors