Dennis J. McCanless is a Partner of EnCap Flatrock Midstream. Prior to joining EnCap Flatrock Midstream in 2008, Mr. McCanless was the President and CEO of Gas Solutions Holdings, Inc., a company focused on natural gas gathering and processing in the East Texas Oil Field and Cotton Valley plays of East Texas. He also spent five years as the director of commercial assets for Enbridge Energy in Houston, where he was in charge of the rapid profitability of the Texas Panhandle/Western Oklahoma and South Texas assets from 2002 until 2007. Mr. McCanless has also held various asset management, commercial development and engineering positions with El Paso Field Services, Aquila Gas Pipeline Corporation, and Delhi Gas Pipeline.
Mr. McCanless holds a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University and an M.B.A. from the University of Houston. He is a member of Pi Epsilon Tau, Beta Gamma Sigma and the Gas Processing Association – Houston Chapter. Mr. McCanless serves on the board of directors of several EFM portfolio companies, including EagleClaw Midstream Services, Stakeholder Midstream, Toledo Bend Midstream and Tradition Midstream.