Senior Management

Tucker Perkins

President and CEO

Tucker is the president and chief executive officer of the Propane Education & Research Council. He has worked in the propane industry for 26 years, having served as the director of business development for Inergy, chief executive officer of Premier Propane, and the chief operating officer of Columbia Propane, a unit of the Columbia Energy Group. Tucker is also the former chairman of a PERC advisory committee on engine fuel matters and is active with the National Propane Gas Association and the Virginia Propane Gas Association.

Stay current with Tucker's "Quarterly CEO Report."

Contact Me For:
  • PERC's Strategic Plan 
  • Council Initiatives
  • Business Development
  • Residential and Commercial Sector
  • Market Outreach Training
  • Autogas Opportunities

Michael Eason

Senior Vice President, Adminstration and Finance

Michael provides support to the Council's annual budgeting and long range financial planning of the organization and heads up the accounting operations. He establishes guidelines for budget and forecast preparation, prepares the annual budget for publication, as well as oversees the audit process. 


Contact Me For:
  • Budget
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Assessment

Bridget Kidd

Senior Vice President, Industry Relations

Bridget is responsible for leading and executing all propane industry facing initiatives. She works with industry groups to support the development and implementation of PERC resources and services, and directly engages with industry stakeholders in outreach projects to facilitate integration of PERC’s commercialization, market development, industry training, and safety and training activities.

Contact Me For:
  • Industry Engagement
  • Industry Initiatives and Programs 
  • Marketer Training 
  • Industry Meetings 

Cinch Munson

Senior Vice President, Business Development

Cinch is responsible for leading the industry’s business development strategy, including business partnerships, product development and commercialization, and pursuing market opportunities that support strategic and business objectives. Cinch is also responsible for market development in the agriculture and high-horsepower engine industries.

Contact Me For:
  • Business partnerships
  • New market opportunities 
  • Product development and commercialization 
  • Propane in agriculture and high-horsepower, industrial engine