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Whit Fairbanks

President

Whit Fairbanks is President of Cameron LNG, LLC.  Whit is responsible for leading Cameron LNG’s strategy, operations and resources to achieve its vision of providing safe, efficient and cost-effective natural gas liquefaction services for its partners, their customers and the communities that depend on energy reliability and security.

Whit has over 20 years of experience in oil and gas operations and finance. Prior to joining Cameron LNG in 2022, Whit spent over a decade at Hunt Oil Company where he held leadership roles in both operations and finance including leading the operating companies of two Hunt joint ventures, Peru LNG and Hunt Marcellus, and serving as Vice President of Strategy and Planning. Prior to joining Hunt, Whit began his career in the energy sector as an investment banker at Bear Stearns.

Whit holds a Master of Business Administration from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Arts in Finance from the University of Utah.

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Blair Woodward

Senior Vice President, Administration and General Counsel

Blair Woodward is Senior Vice President, Administration and General Counsel for Cameron LNG, LLC. In this role, Blair is focused on delivery of the business in a responsible manner and placing safety above all, managing all legal matters and corporate governance, and coordinating and overseeing Cameron LNG’s regulatory compliance.

Blair has served on the Executive Management Team of Cameron LNG since joining the company in Q4 2014. He has over 20 years of experience as a lawyer, including over eight years with BG Group focusing on LNG project work, domestic and international energy marketing, and shale gas transactions. While at BG, he was also responsible for all of the company’s legal affairs in Bolivia, Chile, Argentina and Uruguay. Prior to joining BG, Blair served as an associate at Andrews Kurth LLP focusing on commercial litigation in federal and state court with an emphasis on representation of clients in the oil and gas industry.

Blair holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin and earned his law degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Houston Law Center.

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Guy Braden

Senior Vice President, Commercial

Guy Braden is Senior Vice President, Commercial of Cameron LNG, LLC. Guy is responsible for the commercial operations of Cameron LNG, including administration of the Liquefaction, Tolling and Regasification agreements, cargo and feed gas scheduling and all related commercial matters.

Guy has over 26 years of experience in the natural gas, power and chemicals industries. Prior to joining Cameron LNG in 2016, Guy spent 14 years with ENGIE where he led ENGIE North America’s LNG commercial operations and business development functions and also played a key role leading the startup and growth of ENGIE’s commercial and industrial power business as head of supply, operations and risk management functions. Before his tenure at ENGIE, Guy served in a variety of commercial and analytical roles at Dynegy and Exxon Chemical. He began his career as a nuclear submarine officer in the US Navy.

Guy holds a Master of Business Administration from The University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from the United States Naval Academy.

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Michael Moppert

Senior Vice President, Terminal Operations

Michael Moppert is Senior Vice President of Terminal Operations for Cameron LNG, LLC.

Michael oversees all activities relating to the liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant as well as the LNG tanker export/import terminal operations. He joined Cameron LNG in December 2014, and leads the staffing, training and competency, policy, HSSE (Health, Safety, Security & Environmental), Operations, Maintenance, Engineering and Public Relations organizations.

Michael has more than 20 years of experience in LNG Operations, Maintenance, and Engineering. He brings extensive global experience working in a wide range of international locations including Australia, United Kingdom, and Trinidad & Tobago. Prior to joining Cameron LNG, Michael worked for Chevron Corporation in various roles of increasing responsibility. Prior to that, he worked for Bechtel Corporation in LNG engineering and operations start-up roles.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Houston.

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