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W. Howard Keenan Jr.


W. Howard Keenan, Jr. has served as a director of Antero Resources Corporation since 2004. Mr. Keenan has also served as a director of Antero Midstream Corporation since the closing of its simplification transaction in March 2019. Mr. Keenan has over thirty years of experience in the financial and energy businesses. Since 1997, he has been a Member of Yorktown Partners LLC, a private investment manager focused on the energy industry. From 1975 to 1997, he was in the Corporate Finance Department of Dillon, Read & Co. Inc. and active in the private equity and energy areas, including the founding of the first Yorktown Partners fund in 1991. He is serving or has served as a director of multiple Yorktown Partners portfolio companies. Mr. Keenan holds an B.A. degree cum laude from Harvard College and an M.B.A. degree from Harvard University.