Executive Team

CNG Energy Partners, LLC, a Texas business organization, was founded to capture the synergy of talented and experienced professionals across a broad spectrum of specialties and accomplishments.  Each member shares the vision of natural gas as an emerging transportation fuel, and each takes a personal interest in the success of the proposed project:

Members of the CNG Energy Partners, LLC team and their qualifications are:

Dmitri Tisnoi, President
Prior to joining CNG Energy Partners Dmitri Tisnoi was a founder and CEO of Venta Inc., an alternative energy vehicle distribution company. Dmitri has more than 12 years in automotive import/export business experience and alternative fuel vehicle infrastructure development. He imported and distributed all electric and CNG powered vehicles while promoted installation of EV charging infrastructure. Under Dmitri’s supervision Venta was recognized as the first automotive distributor to be given Working for Clear Air award. more info

John H. Carney, Senior Legal Counsel
John Carney is an attorney and entrepreneur experienced in billions of dollars of natural gas related transactions and litigation and representation of hundreds of gas station and convenience stores owners and operators regarding financing and operational issues.
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John Newell, VP of Installation and Service
Mr. Newell owns and operates the largest trenchless utility pipe bursting and plumbing service company in North Texas with an established utility installation and services company licensed and certified to install and service CNG fueling facilities, including residential home fueling equipment. more info

Paul Hunn, VP of Municipal Procurement
Paul Hunn is responsible for all aspects of the P3 agreement activities. He has provided educational presentations to members of the Texas Association of School Boards concerning construction procurements and utilization of P3 agreements. more info

Brad Mullen, VP Corporate Acquisition
Operations such as this require that each potential site location be evaluated for its true property value. Brad provides this analysis as well as the related real estate broker activities.

Harvey Steinhagen, VP Station Operations
Harvey provides the team with direct experience in the development of retail fuel station facilities based upon his ownership of Petrotex Fuels and the related stations bearing the Globe brand name.

Corporate Support Team

Bridgette Smiley: Corporate Secretary
Bridgette Smiley is an experienced Corporate Secretary and has the skills earned as Manager of a major Ford dealership and later as manager of a Dallas-area Peterbilt Truck dealership.

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