The APGA Security and Integrity Foundation (APGA SIF)  is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, dedicated to promoting the security, operational integrity and safety of natural gas distribution and utilization facilities . Led by a rotating board composed of industry veterans, pioneers, and experts we look forward to answering your questions about how APGA SIF can help your gas system.

Bill DeFoor (Ga.), Chair 
Director – Regulatory Compliance
Municipal Gas Authority of Georgia

Mr. Samuel Davis Jr. (Fla.), 1st Vice Chair 
General Manager & CEO
Lake Apopka Natural Gas District

Bradley Walters (N.C.), 2nd Vice Chair
City of Rocky Mount

Jamie Burns (La.)
Conservation Program Manager
Louisiana Department of Natural Resources

Steve Carter (Ala.)
Gas Dept. Manager
Athens Utilities

Rickey Cotton (Miss.)
Division Director
Mississippi Public Service Commission
Jackson Office

Alan Mann (Tex.)
Engineering Specialist
Railroad Commission of Texas
Gas Services Division

Jon Mason (Pa.)
Assistant Gas Superintendent
Chambersburg Gas Department

Stephen Mayfield (Fla.)
City of Tallahassee Natural Gas Utility

Kathleen McNelis (Mo.)
Missouri Public Service Commission

Rick Moses (Fla.)
Bureau Chief Safety
Florida Public Service Commission (G)

Mary Smith (Ky.)
Natural Energy Engineering Services

Michelle Thebert (Ga.)
Facilities Protection Unit Director
Georgia Public Service Commission

John Erickson (APGA Liaison)
Chief Operating Officer
APGA Security and Integrity Foundation

Erin Kurilla (APGA Liaison)
Vice President, Operations and Safety
American Public Gas Association

Chris McLaren, Ex Oficio
Program Manager
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Admin