James C. Yardley elected to Sempra Energy board
Mr. Yardley retired in 2012 after a 34-year career with El Paso Corp., a natural gas pipeline company and oil and gas producer. From 2006 to 2012, he was executive vice president of El Paso Corp. and president of its pipeline group.
Mr. Yardley also served as president, CEO and a director of El Paso Pipeline GP Company LLC, the general partner of El Paso Pipeline Partners L.P..
Prior to 2006, he held various management positions at El Paso Corp., including president of its Southern Natural Gas Co. unit.
Mr. Yardley served on the board of the Interstate Gas Association of America and was chairman in 2008. He currently serves on the board of the National Forest Foundation. ■