Houston Advisory Board

Since its inception, the continued success and rapid growth of the Women's Global Leadership Conference in Energy & Technology has been driven by the Advisory Board.  A special thank you is owed to each member for their diligent work to bring an outstanding line up of speakers and topics to this year's event.  Here is our 2013 Advisory Board:

  Marcela Donadio
Conference Chair
Women’s Global Leadership Conference in Energy & Technology

Americas Oil & Gas Leader and Partner, Assurance Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Board member since 2009
  Saba Abashawl
Managing Director
International Economic Development
City of Houston

Board member since 2005
Alex Herger
Director, International Exploration & Conventional New Ventures
Marathon Oil Company

Board member since 2011

Susan Howes
Reservoir Management Consultant - RM Framework and Standards
Chevron Global Upstream and Gas

Board member since 2011
  Susan G. Ganz
Advertising & Media Relations Manager

Board member since 2005
Kimberly Bowers
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Valero Energy Corporation

Board member since 2011
  Kathleen Hogenson
President and Chief Executive Officer
Zone Oil & Gas, LLC

Board member since 2005

John McKeever
Gelb Consulting Group, Inc.

Board member since 2009
  Ginger Napier
Clarey/ Napier International

Board member since 2009
  Alexandra Pruner
Chief Financial Officer and Partner
Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., LLC
Board member since 2005
  Cindy Schild
Refining Issues Manager
Downstream Segment, American Petroleum Institute

Board member since 2008
  Dr. Pinar O. Yilmaz
Manager External Project Collaboration
ExxonMobil Exploration Company

Board member since 2006