Vice President, Trading (West)
Rhonda Pantoja was named vice president, trading (West) for Sequent Energy Management LLC, a subsidiary of Southern Company Gas, in December 2011. She is responsible for all trading activities for Sequent in Canada as well the midcontinent and Western regions of the United States.
Ms. Pantoja brings more than 23 years of natural gas industry experience to her role. Previously, she managed Sequent’s trading activities in Canada and the U.S. midcontinent region. She joined Sequent in 2003 in the origination group, focusing first on the Midwest region and later expanding her role to include the West region.
Prior to joining Sequent, Ms. Pantoja held various business development, product development, corporate finance, structuring and origination roles with Cinergy Marketing & Trading, Kinder Morgan, KN Energy and MidCon Corp.
Ms. Pantoja received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Arizona and earned her master’s degree in marketing from DePaul University.
Ms. Pantoja, her husband and two children reside in Tomball, Texas.