Staff

Louis D. D’Amico
President and Executive Director

Contact: Lou@pioga.org
Phone: (724) 933-7306 ext. 24

Louis D. D’Amico serves as President and Executive Director of PIOGA. Prior to the merger of IOGA and POGAM, Lou served as Executive Director of IOGA of Pennsylvania since 1995. Prior to joining the association, he spent 23 years in the industry in engineering, gas marketing and operations management.

Following graduation from the Pennsylvania State University with a BS in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering in 1972, he joined the Peoples Natural Gas Company as a drilling and production engineer. In 1978 he was recruited by Wainoco Oil and Gas Company, a Houston Texas based independent producer to develop and manage operations in Pennsylvania, New York, Michigan and West Virginia. He joined Industrial Energy Service Company in 1991 after the sale of Wainoco’s properties. At IESCO, D’Amico evaluated producing properties for acquisition and worked in marketing natural gas services to end-users.

In addition to his engineering degree, Mr. D’Amico holds an MBA from Gannon University and is a registered professional engineer in Pennsylvania. Lou was one of the founding board members of the Pennsylvania Natural Gas Associates, which became IOGA of Pennsylvania.

Kevin Moody, Esq.
Vice President and General Counsel

Contact: kevin@pioga.org
Phone: (717) 234-8525

Kevin represents PIOGA in all PUC matters, provides legal counsel to the Association on industry matters and manages our legal representation in litigation, and participates in our committees. He is based in the Harrisburg office.

Debbie Oyler
Director of Member Services

Contact:debbie@pioga.org
Phone: (724) 933-7306 ext. 22

Debbie has been an integral member of the association for over 13 years and is responsible for the planning and implementation of PIOGA’s annual meeting, fundraising events and educational seminars.

Matt Benson
Director of Internal Communications

Contact: matt@pioga.org
Phone: (814) 778-2291/Northern Tier Office

Matt is responsible for internal communications including the monthly newsletter, advertising, weekly news clips email, PIOGA’s website, and assistance with educational materials and committee communications.

Danielle Boston
Director of Administration

Contact: danielle@pioga.org
Phone: (724) 933-7306 ext. 28

Danielle is responsible for supporting the President and Executive Director in all aspects of the trade association administration including legislative support, operations, board management and assisting with membership development, event planning and communications.

Joyce Turkaly
Director of Natural Gas Market Development

Contact: joyce@pioga.org
Phone: (724) 933-7306 ext. 32

Joyce is responsible for helping identify and develop new markets for Pennsylvania-produced natural gas, including such uses as natural gas vehicles, electric generation, natural gas liquids, industry and manufacturing, commercial applications, cogeneration and more.

Dan Weaver
Director of Public Outreach

Contact: dan@pioga.org
Phone: (724) 933-7306 ext. 30

Dan is responsible for PIOGA’s overall public affairs strategy and implementation on behalf of our 1,000 member companies and individuals. Dan is also responsible for managing our energy education programs, workforce and economic development initiatives, and media relations efforts.

Chris Lisle
Manager of Finance

Contact: chris@pioga.org
Phone: (724) 933-7306 ext. 25

Chris is responsible for PIOGA’s accounts payable, accounts receivable and other finance functions.

Tracy Zink
Administrative Assistant

Contact: tracy@pioga.org
Phone: (724) 933-7306 ext. 23

Tracy is responsible for assisting with all aspects of PIOGA’s office administration, including member inquires and services and providing support to the PIOGA staff. Tracy also serves as the Committee liaison helping to facilitate the monthly meetings and managing committee members.