Dennis J. McCanless



Dennis J. McCanless


EnCap Flatrock Midstream

Mr. McCanless is responsible for coordinating major commercial and investment activities with our portfolio companies, along with the origination of new management teams. Prior to joining Flatrock Energy Advisors in 2007, Mr. McCanless was President and CEO of Gas Solutions Holdings, Inc., which was focused on natural gas gathering and processing in east Texas. For the five years prior, Mr. McCanless was the Director of Commercial Assets for Enbridge Energy’s Texas Panhandle/Western Oklahoma and South Texas systems, where he managed the commercial and strategic activities of these assets and was responsible for the rapid growth of Enbridge’s System in the Granite Wash play. Mr. McCanless also held asset management and engineering positions with El Paso Field Services, Aquila Gas Pipeline Corporation and Delhi Gas Pipeline Corporation.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M University and an Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Houston. He is a member of Pi Epsilon Tau, Beta Gamma Sigma, the Houston Chapter of the Gas Processing Association, the Ohio Oil and Gas Association and the Oklahoma Midcontinent Oil and Gas Association.