Steve Schlotterbeck was appointed Chief Executive Officer of EQT Corporation, and the general partners of EQT Midstream Partners, LP and EQT GP Holdings, LP, in March 2017. He was appointed President of EQT in 2015 and joined EQT’s board of directors in January 2017. Steve also serves on the boards of directors of the general partners of EQT Midstream Partners and EQT GP Holdings.
Steve joined EQT Corporation in 2000 as Director, Engineering when the Company acquired Statoil’s northeast U.S. assets. During the next few years he was promoted to various executive roles, including Managing Director of E&P Planning and Development, Executive and Senior Vice President of Production Management and Planning, and Vice President and Director of Engineering. In 2008, when EQT’s business model began its transformation to focus on drilling, production, and midstream operations, Schlotterbeck became President of the Production business unit; and subsequently added the positions of Senior Vice President of EQT Corporation in 2010 and Executive Vice President in 2013.
Steve has held various engineering and management positions throughout his career in the energy industry, which began in 1987 with Marathon Oil Company where he worked in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska. In addition, he has worked for Eastern American Energy and Statoil.
A Pennsylvania native, Steve currently serves on the Advisory Board for Penn State Outreach, and the Board of Directors of the EQT Foundation. In October 2012, he was awarded the Penn State University Outreach Fischer Award of Distinction for extraordinary service in advancing the outreach vision; and he is currently the voluntary chair of Outreach and Online Education for Penn State University’s capital campaign. He is also a member of the Independent Petroleum Association of America.