Pat Wood, III

Chairman of the Board

Quanta Services Inc.; SunPower Corp. and Memorial Resources Development

  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission-Chairman
  • Public Utility Commission of Texas-Chairman

Mr. Wood currently serves as our Board’s non executive Chairman. Mr. Wood brings significant strategic and operational management experience to the Board. Mr. Wood holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Juris Doctor degree, and has demonstrated strong leadership skills through nearly ten years of regulatory leadership in the energy sector. Mr. Wood brings a unique perspective from and extensive knowledge with regard to the energy regulatory process and energy policy development at the government level, his years of service as a director of other public and private companies, and his energy infrastructure development expertise.

Mr. Wood is serving as the Board’s non executive Chairman and has served as a principal of Wood3 Resources, an energy infrastructure developer, since July 2005. From 2001 until July 2005, Mr. Wood served as chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. From 1995 until 2001, he chaired the Public Utility Commission of Texas. Prior to 1995, Mr. Wood was an attorney with Baker & Botts, a global law firm, and an associate project engineer with Arco Indonesia, an oil and gas company, in Jakarta. Mr. Wood currently serves on the public boards of directors of Quanta Services Inc., SunPower Corp. and Memorial Resources Development.