Vice President, Finance and Commodity Risk
Chris is responsible for the day-to-day financial and regulatory management HERO BX overall. He brings over 20 years of experience managing the regulatory requirements mandated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and various state departments of transportation excise tax divisions. Chris is also responsible for feedstock procurement and all commodity hedging activities across HERO BX.
Chris earned a Bachelor’s degrees in both Business Communication and Accounting from Penn State Erie – The Behrend College and a MBA with a concentration in Finance from Gannon University. He previously served as Finance Manager for Rent-Way, Inc., a publicly-held specialty retail firm and also STERIS Corporation, a global manufacturer of medical equipment. Chris and Terri enjoy their 5 cats and live in Harborcreek, PA. Summer weekend nights will find Chris enjoying the excitement of dirt late model racing as he pilots #25 screaming around the speedway track.
“HERO BX is committed to diversifying the energy portfolio across this country and by doing so, offers a more environmentally friendly product to consumers. We know that our product has value, not only to our customers but also to this country, and we work each and every day to increase that value.” ~ Chris Peterson