William L. Thacker serves as an independent director of KYN and KMF. Mr. Thacker retired from Texas Eastern Products Pipeline Company, LLC (“TEPPCO,” the general partner of TEPPCO Partners, L.P.) in 2002, after serving as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board. He joined TEPPCO in 1992 as President, Chief Operating Officer, and Director. Prior to joining TEPPCO, Mr. Thacker was President of Unocal Pipeline Company from 1986 until 1992. In addition to his directorships at KYN and KMF, Mr. Thacker is also on the Board of QEP Resources, Inc. He previously served on the board of directors of Kayne Anderson Energy Development Company, GenOn Energy, Inc., Copano Energy, L.L.C., and Pacific Energy Management, LLC. Additionally, Mr. Thacker served as past Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Association of Oil Pipelines and as a member of the Board of Directors of the American Petroleum Institute. Mr. Thacker holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration degree from Lamar University.