Mike Pitman, Gas Systems Manager, joined the Natural Gas System in January 2007 and brings over 29 years of experience in the energy industry with accomplishments in marketing, trading, project management, strategic planning and leadership. He has worked with both large Fortune 500 energy companies and with privately held ventures involved in all aspects of the energy industry. His role will be to manage and grow the natural gas system at Fountain Inn while ensuring that its customers receive an economic and reliable supply of natural gas.
After attending college in Arizona, Mr. Pitman began his career working with major oil companies exploring for oil and natural gas domestically in the Gulf of Mexico, Texas and the Appalachian Basin and later in locations throughout the world such as Africa, North Sea, Europe, Indonesia, and Central America. In 1991 Mr. Pitman joined Transcontinental Gas Pipeline (Transco) as a Southeast Marketing Representative and developed relationships in the Carolinas which has enabled him to relocate to the area where he has resided since 1999.