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William T. Yardley

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William T. Yardley

President and Chairman of the Board of Spectra Energy Partners

William T. Yardley was appointed to the Board of Directors of Spectra Energy Partners GP, LLC (the General Partner) in August 2012. In February 2017, Mr. Yardley was appointed Chairman and President of the General Partner. Mr. Yardley currently serves on the board of the Northeast Gas Association and is a member of the Leadership Council of the American Gas Association. Prior to the merger of Spectra Energy Corp with Enbridge, Inc., Mr. Yardley served as President of Spectra Energy’s U.S. Transmission and Storage business from 2013 to 2017, responsible for the company’s extensive network of natural gas infrastructure across the company. Mr. Yardley joined Spectra Energy Corp in 2000 as General Manager of Marketing for one of Spectra Energy Corp’s predecessor subsidiaries, Duke Energy Gas Transmission. He later served as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development and as Group Vice President of Spectra Energy Corp’s northeastern U.S. assets and operations. Mr. Yardley brings his business and industry expertise to the board as well as his knowledge of our assets.