Management Team



Kathie Bonnell‚ Manager Purchasing & Sales

Kathie Bonnell joined Riley Natural Gas in 2003. Ms. Bonnell was employed with Dominion Transmission in their marketing department prior to joining Riley, and she has more than 20 years experience in the industry. She was appointed Manager of Purchasing and Sales in 2006 and is an active member of the Independent Oil and Gas Association of WV. Being accomplished in Natural Gas hedging, Ms. Bonnell is focused on meeting both producer and customer requirements.

Steve Middleton‚ Natural Gas Trader

Steve Middleton is a veteran of the gas industry with over 25 years of experience in buying, selling, and transporting natural gas. Mr. Middleton previously worked for Baltimore Gas and Electric. He has traded gas in Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma and the Appalachian basin, and he has been responsible for gas transportation. Mr. Middleton earned a BS degree in mechanical engineering from the United States Naval Academy, and a MS degree in Industrial Management from George Washington University.