The National Diversity Council Announces 2017 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil and Gas

The National Diversity Council announces the 2017 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil and Gas, a definitive list of female executives, influencers and achievers impacting the oil and gas industry.

“The 2017 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil honors an amazing group of women that set the bar in the Oil & Gas industry,” said Dennis Kennedy, Founder and Chair of the National Diversity Council. “We hope their success inspires all women in the industry to continue striving for success.”

2017 Top Women in Oil and Gas selection was based on the following criteria:

• Directly contributes to business growth or strategic direction of the organization
• Maintains a record of accomplishments in their area of expertise
• Effective role model who inspires women and is active in mentoring the next generation of women in the industry
• Operates with the highest integrity and ethical behavior
• Demonstrates a commitment to corporate citizenship

For questions regarding the 2017 Top 50 Women in Oil & Gas, please contact Lorena Barcenas at l.barcenas@nationaldiversitycouncil.org.

2017 Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil & Gas

  • Eileen Akerson, Executive VP & General Counsel, KBR, Inc
  • Sue Alberti, Senior VP, Marketing, Devon Energy
  • Kimberly Allen Dang, VP and Chief Financial Officer, Kinder Morgan
  • Laurie Argo, Senior VP, Enterprise Products
  • Kathy Aulstead, VP, North American , Onshore Geoscience, Murphy Oil Corporation
  • Elaine B. Bittner, Senior VP, Strategy Development, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation
  • Maria Claudia Borras, Chief Commercial Officer, GE Oil & Gas
  • Deborah H. Caplan, Executive VP, Human Resources and Corporate Services, NextEra Energy, Inc
  • Tracey Cook, President, AMECO, Flour
  • Susan M. Cunningham, Executive VP, Exploration, New Ventures, Frontier, EHSR and Business Innovation, Noble Energy, Inc
  • Karen Davis, Executive VP & Chief Financial Officer, Western Refining Inc
  • Shelbie DeZellSenior VP and Chief Financial Officer, Hilcorp
  • Teresa A. Fairbrook, VP & Chief Human Resources Officer, Pioneer Natural Resources Co
  • Deanna Farmer, Executive VP & Chief Administrative Officer, Enable Midstream Partners LP
  • Mary Francis, Corporate Secretary & Chief Governance Officer, Chevron Corporation
  • Dori A. Ginn, Senior VP, Controller and Principal Accounting Officer, Range Resources Corp.
  • Zhanna Golodryga, Senior VP & Chief Digital & Administrative Officer, Phillips 66
  • Karen Radford, Executive VP & Chief Transformation Officer, Enbridge
  • Vicki A. Hollub, President & CEO, Occidental Petroleum
  • Cherie Humphries, VP, Supply Chain & NGL Services, Williams Companies
  • Elise Hyland, Senior VP & President, Midstream, EQT Corp.
  • Ann Jansen, VP, Accounting, EOG Resources, Inc.
  • Paula Johnson, Executive VP, Legal, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Phillips 66
  • Myrtle L. Jones, Senior VP, Tax, Halliburton Company
  • Patricia Kampling, Chairman, President & CEO, Alliant Energy Corp
  • Castlen Kennedy, VP, Public Affairs, Apache Corp.
  • Sylvia Kerrigan ,Executive VP, General Counsel and Secretary, Marathon Oil Corp.
  • Elizabeth Killinger, Executive VP, NRG Retail, NRG
  • Carrie Kirby, Executive VP & Chief Administrative Officer, Energy Future Holdings
  • Lisa J. Korner, Senior VP, Human Resources & Administration, Magellan Midstream Partners LP
  • Janet Langford Carrig, Senior VP, Legal, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, ConocoPhillips
  • Traci Lothian, VP, LNG Market Development, ExxonMobil
  • Kim Lubel, President & CEO, CST Brands, Inc.
  • Maryann Mannen, Executive VP & CFO, Technip FMC
  • Jennifer McCauley, Senior VP, HR, Southwestern Energy Co.
  • Kerry McDonough, Senior VP, Human Resources & Administration, Energy XXI Gulf Coast, Inc.
  • Amanda McMillian, Senior VP, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer, Anadarko Petroleum
  • Denise McWatters, Senior VP, General Counsel & Secretary, HollyFrontier Corp.
  • Sue Ortenstone, Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer, CenterPoint Energy
  • Megan Prout, VP, Commercial Law and Litigation, Plains All American Pipeline LP
  • Sallie Rainer, President & CEO, Entergy Texas, Inc.
  • Debra L. Reed, Chairman, President & CEO, Sempra Energy
  • Elizabeth Reese, Executive VP & CFO, AGL Resources Inc.
  • Kim Rucker, Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary, Tesoro Corp.
  • Christina Sistrunk, President & CEO, Aera Energy
  • Donna Titzman, Senior VP & Treasurer, Valero Energy
  • Melanie Trent, Executive VP, General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer & Company Secretary, Rowan Companies plc
  • Rose Valenzuela, Senior VP Administration & Corporate Affairs, Camac International Corporation
  • Susan M. Whalen, Senior VP & General Counsel, Greka
  • Marguerite Woung-Chapman, Senior VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, EP Energy Corp