Robert Fondren

Manager of Business Development

Mr. Fondren serves as Manager of Business Development for Centric Infrastructure Group. He is responsible for identifying, developing and executing on growth opportunities with existing and new partners. He works alongside Mr. McKenna to ensure Centric Infrastructure expands the provision of safe, reliable and economical end-user services to rapidly expanding markets across the State of Texas.

Prior to joining Centric Infrastructure, Robert worked as a Petroleum Engineer for a Houston-based public upstream oil and gas company. Robert has executed over $500MM in completions and production capital projects. 

Mr. Fondren is an MBA Candidate (Class of 2021) at Rice University and holds a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from The University of Texas. He is a lifelong Houstonian and member of The Fondren Foundation, where he serves as a member of the Board of Directors.

Outside of work, Robert enjoys sharing his passion for hunting, fishing and the outdoors with his family and friends.

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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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