Board Member

Barbara Duganier

Barbara J. Duganier

From 2004 to 2013, Ms. Duganier was a managing director at Accenture, a multinational professional services company that provides services in strategy, consulting, digital technology and operations. She held various leadership and management positions in Accenture’s outsourcing business, including as global chief strategy officer and as global growth and offering development lead, during which time she helped numerous clients in the energy, chemicals, mining, and utilities industries become high performance businesses. A year prior to joining Accenture, she served as an independent consultant to Duke Energy North America. From 1979 to 2002, Ms. Duganier, a certified public accountant, worked at Arthur Andersen, where she was an equity partner for twelve years and served as an auditor and financial consultant, as well as various leadership and management roles, including as global chief financial officer of Andersen Worldwide. She earned a B.S.B.A. in accounting from John Carroll University in 1979. Ms. Duganier is a director of Texas Pacific Land Corporation, a land resource management and water services company, McDermott International Ltd., an engineering, procurement and construction firm and Pattern Energy Group, an independent power company that owns and operates renewable energy facilities.  From 2013 to 2019, Ms. Duganier was a director of the general partner of Buckeye Partners, L.P., a midstream operator primarily transporting, storing, processing and marketing liquid petroleum products. She was also a director of Noble Energy, an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company from May 2018 through October 2020. Ms. Duganier also serves as the President of the NACD Texas TriCities chapter and a member of its board of directors. In 2020, Ms. Duganier was selected for the “2020 NACD Directorship 100” list.