Fred J. Fowler

Fred J. Fowler

Retired Chairman of the Board, Spectra Energy Partners, LP (a master limited partnership that owns natural gas transmission and storage assets)

In addition to serving as Chairman of the Board of Spectra Energy Partners, LP (2008 to 2013), Mr. Fowler was President and CEO of Spectra Energy Corp (a natural gas gathering and processing, transmission and storage, and distribution company) from 2006 to 2008, and served as a director of that company. Before that, he held various executive positions with Duke Energy Corporation (a gas and electric energy company) and its subsidiaries and predecessor companies, including President and COO of Duke Energy.


Mr. Fowler has been a director of PG&E Corporation and Pacific Gas and Electric Company since 2012, and brings extensive knowledge and more than 45 years of experience in utility company operations, including safety, natural gas and gas liquids production, transportation and marketing, and electricity generation, transmission and distribution. He also is a director of DCP Midstream Partners, LP (a master limited partnership that owns, operates, acquires, and develops midstream energy assets) and Encana Corporation (a natural gas producer).