Marcus joined UET in 2017. Before that, Marcus spent more than 25 years in the western energy markets. He started his career at Colorado Springs Utilities. During his 12 years there, he was instrumental in the development of CSU’s internal gas and power optimization, trading and risk management activities. Marcus then moved to El Paso Natural gas where he worked in the Marketing group. Here he expanded his experience into the Southwest markets. A year later, he moved to BP. For 8 years, as a Director of origination, Marcus worked with producers and consumers in the Rockies, Southwest and California regions. He focused on longer term deals involving complex physical and financial structures to optimize returns while mitigating risk. Here he also expanded his responsibilities into crude oil and NGL products. Marcus then moved to Tenaska where he continued his focus on western markets. Marcus has a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Colorado and an MBA in Accounting and Finance from Regis University.