Directors and Chairman Emeritus
Bill Burnett became a director of NuStar GP, LLC in July 2018. He previously served as a director of NuStar GP Holdings, LLC from August 2006 to July 2018. Mr. Burnett served as the Chief Financial Officer of Lucifer Lighting Company (Lucifer), a San Antonio, Texas-based manufacturer of architectural lighting products, from 2004 to 2007 and as a director of Lucifer from 2004 to 2009. Mr. Burnett is a C.P.A., and, in 2001, he retired as a partner with Arthur Andersen LLP after 29 years of service.
Suzanne Wade became a director of NuStar GP, LLC in February 2023. Ms. Wade retired from H-E-B, Inc. in 2020. She served as president of H-E-B San Antonio’s Food and Drug Division, which encompassed over 200 retail stores and more than 50,000 employees. During her 22-year career with H-E-B, she also served as senior vice president of human resources and group vice president of sales, advertising and the Own Brand. She also served on the board of directors of H-E-B Grocery Co. L.P. Prior to her years at H-E-B, Ms. Wade spent 11 years at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. where she served as senior vice president of human resources and senior vice president of membership, marketing and administration for Sam’s Club.