T. D. Baskin
T. D. Baskin joined Cardinal in December 2010 to manage major construction projects. Prior to joining Cardinal, he was at Chesapeake Midstream where he was focused on a landmark sulfur recovery project in the Haynesville Shale. After graduating college in 2002, T. D. accepted a commission as a U.S. Naval Officer and was deployed to the northern Arabian Gulf in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. The months spent providing and supporting security measures around the Iraqi oil terminals and offshore oil platforms made an impression on him along with the increased need for domestic energy sustainability. T. D. launched his career in the natural gas industry at Crosstex Energy in 2006, where he gained exposure and experience in pipeline, business development, amine treating, and gas processing.
He attended Texas A & M University where he received his Bachelor of Science degree from the Dwight Look College of Engineering. Prior to attending college, T. D. also studied nuclear power during his enlistment with the U.S. Navy.