Vice President, Law of Spectra Energy Partners
Patrick Hester was appointed Vice President, Law of Spectra Energy Partners GP, LLC in February 2017. As of February 2017, Mr. Hester is the Vice President Gas Transmission & Midstream Law of Enbridge, Inc. Prior to the merger of Spectra Energy Corp with Enbridge, Inc., Mr. Hester was Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Spectra Energy Corp from 2014 to 2017, and General Counsel Northeast at Spectra Energy Corp starting in 2009. From November 2008 to March 2009, Mr. Hester served as an Interim General Counsel of Spectra Energy Corp. Prior thereto, Mr. Hester served as an Associate General Counsel of Spectra Energy Corp until November 2008. Mr. Hester served as a Director of the General Partner from October 2008 to December 2013. Mr. Hester joined Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC (currently a subsidiary of the General Partner) in 1973 as an Engineer. Mr. Hester has extensive experience as a legal officer in the energy industry.