NEFI Executive Officers

Sean Cota New England Fuel Institute President & CEO*
Peter Aziz BantamWesson Energy Chairperson
Ted Noonan Noonan Energy Corporation 1st Vice Chairperson
Steve Abbate Cetane Associates Treasurer
Pam Giordano M.L. Halle Oil Secretary
Mike Estes Estes Oil & Propane Immediate Past Chair

State Association Officers/Board Representatives

Pete Russell Santa Energy Connecticut
Claudette Townsend Dead River Company Maine
Art Chaves Coen Oil Massachusetts
Joe Trefethen Palmer Gas New Hampshire
Suzanne Melo Star Group L.P. Rhode Island
Greg Nido Guy E. Nido Company Vermont

Retail Members

Connecticut Retail Energy Marketers

Rick Bologna

Westmore Fuel Company

2021
John Bowman

F.F. Hitchcock Company

2020
David Foster

Wilcox Energy

2018
Royce Friedman

Standard Oil of Connecticut

2020
Jeffrey Jennings

Jennings Oil Company

2019
Donald Mitchell

Norbert E. Mitchell Co.

2020
Tom Santa

Santa Energy

2021
Catherine Schantz

Taylor Energy & Energy Direct

2019
Fred Lord

HOP Energy

 

Maine Retail Energy Marketers

Rob Cort

Maine Energy

2020
Carter Vaillancourt

Daigle Oil Company

2021
Mark Gagnon

P. Gagnon & Son, Inc.

2020
Marc LaCasse

Augusta Fuel

2020
Mike McCormack

Downeast Energy

2020
Charlie Page

Maritime Energy

2021

Massachusetts Retail Energy Marketers

Matt Allen

W. H. Riley & Son, Inc.

2019
Leslie Cernak

Cernak Fuel

2019
Kevin Coan

Coan Heating & Cooling

2021
Kristen Capone

Harmony Home

2021
James Diotalevi

Alpha Oil Company

2020
Sandra Farrell

Northboro Oil Company, Inc.

2021
Ben Fawcett

Fawcett Energy Partners

2021
James Horan

Horan Oil Corporation

2020
Tom Kilbride

Devaney Energy

2020
Scott E. MacFarlane

MacFarlane Energy

2019
Adam Scott

Scott Energy

2020
Nick Warren

Fisher-Churchill

2021
Erinn Woodcock

Needham Oil & Air

2021
Chris LeBoeuf

Falmouth Energy

2021

New Hampshire Retail Energy Marketers

Rick Card

D.F. Richard Inc.

2021
Bill Ermer

Palmer Gas & Oil

2019
Jeff Pierson

Foley Oil Company, Inc.

2019

Rhode Island Retail Energy Marketers

Michael Januario

Sunshine Fuels

2021
Jennifer Johnson

McKee Energy Solutions

2020

Vermont Retail Energy Marketers

Levi Bourne

Bourne’s Energy

2021
Karen Korrow

Gillespie Fuels

2020

Energy Wholesalers

Matt Harrison

Gulf Oil LLP

2020
Stephen Flewelling

Irving Oil Company

2020
David Daoust

Sprague Energy

2020
Barry Knox

Renewable Energy Group

2020
John McCusker

Global Petroleum LP

2019
Robert Morton

Newport Biodiesel

2021

Associate Members

Megan Gill-Smith

Gill Marketing

2021
Marci Gagnon

AVATAS Payment Solutions

2020
Rich Larkin

Hedge Solutions, Inc.

2021
Danny Silverman

Angus Energy

2019
Leo Verruso

Advanced Fuel Solutions

2020
Mike Trask

Hall Trask Equipment, Inc.

2020

General Industry Representatives

Sean Perkins

Carlin Combustion Technology

2020
Robert Kuhsel

White Mountain Biodiesel

2021
Rocco Lacertosa

New York Oil Heating Association

2019
Edward Scott

Energi Insurance Services, Inc.

2020
Katrina Scully Ohl

Scully Signal Company

2019
VACANT    

Past Presidents/Board Chairs

Lifetime tenure as a member of the Board for past presidents/chairmen of the Oil Heat Institute of New England and its successor organization, NEFI as provided by the Constitution and By-Laws.

Sean Cota

Lake Rudd & Company

Past President/Chair
Donald B. Craft

Gulf Oil, LP

Past President/Chair
Richard J. Fleming

Fleming Oil Company

Past President/Chair
John B. Howe

City Fuel Company, Inc.

Past President/Chair
Christopher Keyser

Keyser Energy

Past President/Chair
Edward J. Noonan

Noonan Energy Corporation

Past President/Chair
James F. Robertson

Cheshire Oil Company

Past President/Chair
Sharon Peterson Apple Oil Company Past President/Chair
Howard Peterson Peterson's Oil Service Past President/Chair
James P. Townsend

Townsend Oil Company, Inc.

Past President/Chair
Robert W. Wesson

Wesson Energy Inc.

Past President/Chair

Directors Emeritus

Don Craft

Gulf Oil LLP

Director Emeritus
Richard Fleming   Director Emeritus
John Howe   Director Emeritus
Christopher Keyser

Keyser Energy/HOP Partners

Director Emeritus
Edward Noonan

Noonan Energy Corporation

Director Emeritus
James Robertson Cheshire Oil Director Emeritus
Howard Peterson, Jr. Peterson Oil Service Director Emeritus
James Townsend Townsend Total Energy Director Emeritus
Robert Wesson BantamWesson Energy Director Emeritus
Richard Horan, Sr. Devaney Energy Director Emeritus
Richard Salmonsen   Director Emeritus

New England State Association Executives*

Matt Cota

Vermont Fuel Dealers Association

Executive Director
Roberta Fagan

Oil Heat Institute of Rhode Island

Executive Director
Michael Ferrante

Mass. Energy Marketers Assn.

Executive VP
Chris Herb

Conn. Energy Marketers Assn.

President & CEO
Jamie Py

Maine Energy Marketers Assn.

President
Bob Sculley

Energy Marketers Assn. of NH

Executive Director