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Senior Management

Joseph Kim , President and Chief Executive Officer

Joe Kim is President and Chief Executive Officer of Sunoco LP. From June 2017 through December 2017, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer and prior to that served as Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer. Prior to joining Sunoco in October 2015, Mr. Kim held the position of Chief Operating Officer at Pizza Hut, where he was responsible for management of all operations. Prior to that, he worked for fifteen years at Valero Energy where his most recent position was Senior Vice President of Retail Strategy and Growth. He also held senior roles in operations, investor relations, real estate and corporate development. He began his career with Arthur Andersen in Audit and Business Consulting. Mr. Kim is a graduate of Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas with a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Thomas R. Miller , Chief Financial Officer

Tom Miller is Chief Financial Officer of Sunoco LP. He joined Sunoco in May 2016 and was formerly the Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Cleco Corporation and Cleco Power LLC, a position he was appointed to in 2014. Prior to that, Mr. Miller served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cleco from 2013 to 2014. Mr. Miller joined Cleco Corporation in 2012 as Vice President and Treasurer. Earlier, he served as Senior Vice President and Treasurer of Solar Trust of America from 2010 to 2012 and Vice President of Treasury at Exelon Corporation from 2002 to 2010. Mr. Miller holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University and a Master of Business Administration degree from The University of Chicago.

Karl Fails , Chief Commercial Officer

Karl Fails is Chief Commercial Officer of Sunoco LP. He is responsible for all aspects of the petroleum and renewable fuel supply chain, including supply and trading activities, fuel pricing, product quality, trucking transportation and is also responsible for operations at Sunoco’s ethanol plant and Transmix processing facilities. Mr. Fails previously held the position of Executive Vice President – Supply & Trading and various other leadership positions during his tenure at Sunoco. Prior to joining Sunoco in 2010, Mr. Fails served in various operations and engineering roles in the refining business for both Valero Energy and Exxon. He holds Bachelor’s degrees in Chemical Engineering and Math from Brigham Young University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

Brian Hand , Chief Development and Marketing Officer

Brian Hand is Chief Development and Marketing Officer of Sunoco LP. He is responsible for mergers, acquisitions, strategic divestments, all aspects of marketing, integration, electronic payments, procurement and analytics. Mr. Hand previously held the position of Chief Procurement Officer and various other leadership positions during his tenure with Sunoco LP and Sunoco, Inc. Prior to joining Sunoco in 2010, Mr. Hand served in various leadership positions at Hewlett Packard, Blockbuster, Inc. and Cingular Wireless (now AT&T Mobility). He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Business Management from Lebanon Valley College and a Master of Business Administration degree from Widener University.

S. Blake Heinemann , Chief Sales Officer

Blake Heinemann is Chief Sales Officer. He joined Sunoco in March 1997 as company operations division manager and has extensive experience in the retail petroleum and convenience store industry. Mr. Heinemann has responsibility for branded/unbranded wholesale, dealers, performance products and sales. Prior to joining Sunoco, Blake had both line and staff experience at Ultramar Corporation, Amerada Hess Corporation and Mobil Oil Corporation. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from California State University and an M.B.A. from Loyola Marymount University.

Arnold Dodderer , General Counsel

Arnold Dodderer has served as General Counsel of our General Partner since April 2016 and as General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of our affiliate, Sunoco, Inc., since April 2013. Between June 2007 and April 2013, Mr. Dodderer served in various capacities for Sunoco, Inc., including Assistant General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to joining Sunoco, he began his legal career in 2000 as an associate at the international law firm of K&L Gates. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Arkansas and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Michigan.