Customer Growth & Development

Gas Forecasting


Past Chair: BJ Stigall, Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline Inc.

Vice Chair: Anne Hatcher, Atmos Energy Corporation

SGA Committee Manager: Garrett Shuman, Southern Gas Associaton


The purpose of the Gas Forecasting Committee is to provide opportunities to share in experiences, lessons learned, challenges, and successes of SGA member companies. This committee fosters awareness and understanding of issues affecting the transportation, distribution, forecasting and sale of natural gas safely, efficiently, and economically.

Who We Are?  Gas Supply and Forecaster Professionals from across the natural gas industry.

What We Do? Provide networking and educational opportunities to industry peers through awards programs, best practice sharing and sessions at SGA events

Where We Meet? The group meets virtually through webinars, in person at planning meetings and conferences, and for monthly committee calls.


  • Anne Hatcher, Vice Chair | Atmos Energy Corporation
  • BJ Stigall, Past Chair | Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline Inc.
  • Thomas Quinn, Associate Member | Marquette Energy Analytics
  • Clark Teakell, Member | Atmos Energy Corporation
  • Trevor Fulton, Member | NiSource, Inc.
  • Craig Smith, Member | NorthWestern Energy
  • Victoria Abraham-Paul, Member | Washington Gas
  • Joanna Greene, Member | Piedmont Natural Gas
  • Robin Young, Member | Municipal Gas Authority of Georgia
  • Kyle Mueller, Member | Municipal Gas Authority of Georgia
  • Zhenhua Yang, Member | CenterPoint Energy
  • Eric Scott, Member | CenterPoint Energy
  • Ryan Black, Member | Atmos Energy Corporation
  • Marvin Maurice Jackson, Jr., Member | Washington Gas
  • Garrett Shuman, SGA Committee Manager | Southern Gas Association