J. Ross Buttermore

Chief Financial Officer

Ross Buttermore serves as the CFO of Centric and has been with the Company since 2017. Mr. Buttermore played an active role in the Company’s growth into new service markets over the last three years. 

As CFO, Ross works alongside the CEO and the Ara Partners Team with respect to Centric’s growth financing constructs and capital deployment strategy. He also oversees the company’s finance, treasury and accounting functions and is involved with the company’s strategic planning.

Mr. Buttermore has worked in energy finance for over a decade. Previously, Mr. Buttermore served as Manager of Finance for JP Energy Partners LP and its successor American Midstream Partners LP where he oversaw the strategic and corporate finance requirements of the company’s operating segments. While at JP Energy, he played an active role with the company’s $275 million IPO. Prior to JP Energy, Mr. Buttermore served as a Senior Financial Analyst at Regency Energy Partners where he helped structure and support over $2 billion of public debt and equity issuances. He earned a Bachelors in Geology and a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University. 

Outside of work, Mr. Buttermore enjoys traveling, being active outside, and spending time with his wife and three children.

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Robert S. Barnwell, IV

Chief Executive Officer

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Barney Barnwell

Chairman & Chief Operating Officer

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J. Ross Buttermore 

Chief Financial Officer

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Jason Palmenberg

President

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Kevin McKenna

VP of Business Development 

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Robert Fondren

Manager of Business Development

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Richard Bard

Director of Project Engineering

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Carol Hawkins

Executive Assistant & Office Administrator

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