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Peter A. Dea


Peter A. Dea has served as a director of Antero Midstream Corporation since the closing of its simplification transaction in March 2019. Prior to the simplification, Mr. Dea served as a director of the general partner of Antero Midstream GP LP beginning in April 2018. He is the Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of Confluence Resources LP, a Denver, Colorado-based oil and gas exploration and production company, and has been with the company since its inception in September 2016. In addition, Mr. Dea is the Co-Founder, President and CEO of Cirque Resources LP. Mr. Dea also serves on the Boards of Ovintiv Corporation and Liberty Oilfield Services. Additionally, Mr. Dea served as President, CEO and a Director of Western Gas Resources, Inc., from 2001 through their merger with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in 2006. He joined Barrett Resources Corporation in 1993 and was CEO from 1999 and Chairman of the Board from 2000 until its sale in 2001 to Williams Companies. Prior to joining Barrett, Mr. Dea held various management and geologic positions for Exxon Company USA. In addition to receiving geology degrees from the University of Montana, MS, and Western Colorado University, BA, he also attended the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program.