Ralph Lewis

VP, Operations

Mr. Lewis has over 32 years of experience in multiple midstream roles including leadership positions in operations, engineering, compliance and management.

From 2008 until joining Medallion, Mr. Lewis served as Director of Operations for Kahuna Ventures, a full-service engineering, construction and operations company based in Westminster, Colorado. While at Kahuna, Mr. Lewis managed the day-to-day operations of simultaneous projects including Antero Midstream’s Oklahoma Woodford Shale assets, which consisted of 140 MMcfd of natural gas processing, treating, gas gathering, and natural gas liquids pipelines and equipment, and Keystone Midstream’s Pennsylvania System, from design phase to full operations, which included 90 MMcfd of natural gas gathering and processing facilities. Mr. Lewis’ responsibilities at Kahuna Ventures included design, construction and operations of pipeline systems for produced liquids; managing DOT-regulated liquids and gas pipelines; managing integrated measurement and control systems; designing and installing pump systems, NGL storage facilities, condensate handling, gas gathering and compression; and installing and managing the operations of multiple processing and treating plants.

Prior to Kahuna Ventures Mr. Lewis spent three years as Business Unit Manager for the Compressor System Inc. (“CSI”), $38 million Northern Rockies Business Unit, where he was responsible for two full-service maintenance facilities, three field-operations facilities, five operating areas, a 110,000 horsepower compression fleet, maintenance contracts covering 115,000 horsepower of customer-owned compression and general oversight of 62 employees.

Prior to CSI, Mr. Lewis spent nine years as Manager of Operations, Engineering and Technical Support for Production Operators, Inc. and seven years in various operations, management and supervisory roles with Western Gas Resources.