Rusty Rains, CEO
Rusty has 30+ years energy experience and earned an undergraduate degree in Finance from the Price School of Business at The University of Oklahoma.
He was named CEO of Great Salt Plains Midstream when the joint venture formed in December 2017. He joined MVP Holdings in 2015 as vice president of business development.
Prior to joining MVP, Rusty served as senior director-crude with responsibilities for crude operations in the Williston Basin and its midcontinent condensate marketing business.
From 2011 to 2014, Rusty led the mergers and acquisition efforts for Enable Midstream Partners and its predecessor company Enogex. In 2006, he joined Enogex as manager of business development where he secured producer support for Midcontinent midstream asset development and led the acquisition of the Cordillera Midstream assets in western Oklahoma.
Prior to 2006, Rusty worked for 18 years for Conoco Inc. and ConocoPhillips in various roles of increasing responsibility in the midstream, downstream refined products, asphalt and marketing business segments. From 2000 -2002, he led Conoco’s business development efforts in Bangkok, Thailand, supporting the refining and marketing efforts in southeast Asia.