25 Influential Women In Energy 2020

25 Influential Women In Energy 2020

For the third year, we are again proud to spotlight 25 talented women who have risen to the top ranks of their energy companies, providing leadership and inspiration to all.

This special report includes 25 honorees who are great examples of what happens when a woman sizes up the variety of opportunities available to her in the energy industry. They are founders of E&P companies, heads of business development, financial gurus and directors of technology for the biggest service companies in the world.

Articles from this issue

2020 Pinnacle Award Winner: Dr. Sharon L. Wood, University of Texas

Hart Energy and Oil and Gas Investor presented the 2020 Pinnacle Award at the Women in Energy luncheon to Dr. Sharon L. Wood, Ph.D., P.E., and Dean of the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.

Empowering Women In The Oil And Gas Industry

Female executives in the oil and gas industry are challenging norms and inspiring young professionals to follow their footsteps.

Honoring Women In Energy

Hart Energy and Oil and Gas Investor will recognize the accomplishments of 25 Influential Women in Energy alongside this year’s Pinnacle Award recipient Dr. Sharon L. Wood, dean of the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.

Influential Women In Energy: Recognizing Successes, Challenges & Determination

More than 1,000 gathered in Houston to honor 25 of the energy industry’s leaders. Please enjoy this look back at the third annual 25 Influential Women in Energy luncheon.

Oil, Gas Industry Players Talk Diversity, Building From Within

Diversity in the workforce is being championed to not only help bring in more qualified workers but also bring diverse perspectives and voices to the oil and gas industry.

Pink Petro Congratulates Oil and Gas Investor’s 25 Influential Women In Energy

Women like those selected this year are helping show today’s young women that energy is a field open to them, says Pink Petro founder Katie Mehnert.

Women In Energy: Amanda Brock, Solaris Water Midstream

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Amanda Brock, COO and chief commercial officer of Houston-based Solaris Water Midstream.

Women In Energy: Ami Arief, Tellurian

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Ami Arief, senior vice president of Tellurian Production LLC based in Houston.

Women In Energy: Andrée Griffin, Exxon Mobil

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Andrée Griffin, unconventional development manager for XTO Energy Inc., an affiliate of Exxon Mobil Corp.

Women In Energy: Andrejka Bernatova

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Andrejka Bernatova, Goodnight Midstream’s former CFO who is currently advising and investing in the energy technology and infrastructure space.

Women In Energy: Bonnie Black, Pioneer Natural Resources

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Bonnie Black, vice president of drilling for Permian operator Pioneer Natural Resources Co.

Women in Energy: Brenda Schroer, Concho Resources

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Brenda Schroer, senior vice president, CFO and treasurer of Midland, Texas-based Concho Resources Inc.

Women in Energy: Cathy Lebsack, Devon Energy

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Cathy Lebsack, vice president of land and exploration for Oklahoma City-based Devon Energy Corp.

Women in Energy: Cindy Yeilding, BP America

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Cindy Yeilding, senior vice president of BP America Inc. based in Houston.

Women in Energy: Eileen Perillo, Shell

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Eileen Perillo, vice president of finance for unconventionals at Shell USA Co.

Women in Energy: Emily Baker, Lotus Midstream

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Emily Baker, chief commercial officer and founding partner of Lotus Midstream based in Sugar Land, Texas.

Women in Energy: Heather Powell, Ventana E&P LLC

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Heather Powell, president and CEO of Oklahoma City-based Ventana E&P LLC.

Women In Energy: Hinda Gharbi, Schlumberger

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Hinda Gharbi, executive vice president of reservoir and infrastructure for Schlumberger Ltd.

Women In Energy: Jaime Butler, Baker Hughes

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Jaime Butler, who serves as Baker Hughes’ vice president of the Permian Basin.

Women in Energy: Johanna Haggstrom, Halliburton

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Johanna Haggstrom, director of technology for the Baroid product line at Halliburton Co.

Women in Energy: Julie Robertson, Noble Corp.

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Julie Robertson, chairman, president and CEO of Noble Corp.

Women In Energy: Kate Day, Bracewell

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Kate Day, an energy finance lawyer who serves as a partner at Bracewell LLP based in Houston.

Women in Energy: Kristen Ray, BHP

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Kristen Ray, vice president of technology of petroleum and legacy U.S. assets at BHP based in Houston.

Women in Energy: Kristin Thomas, Continental Resources

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Kristin Thomas, senior vice president of public relations at Oklahoma City-based Continental Resources Inc.

Women in Energy: Liz Schwarze, Chevron

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Liz Schwarze, vice president of global exploration at Chevron Corp.

Women in Energy: Sam Holroyd, Golden Advisory Services

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Sam Holroyd, principal at Golden Advisory Services.

Women in Energy: Shauna Noonan, Occidental Petroleum

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Shauna Noonan, director of artificial lift at Occidental Petroleum Corp. and president for the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

Women In Energy: Stephanie Cox, Wood Plc

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Stephanie Cox, who is CEO of Wood Plc’s asset solutions business for the Americas.

Women In Energy: Tanya Andrien, Enverus

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Tanya Andrien, COO of Enverus—one of the top data and software analytics firms in the industry.

Women in Energy: Tiffany Polak, Marathon Oil

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Tiffany Polak, development director for the Permian Basin at Marathon Oil Corp.

Women in Energy: Wendy King, ConocoPhillips

Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Wendy King, vice president of the Great Plains business unit for ConocoPhillips Co.