Women in Energy Symposium PDT

Program Development Teams (PDTs) are a diverse mix of energy industry professionals responsible for the content creation of programs. Role may involve subject matter expert recruitment, participating in planning meetings and receiving invaluable networking opportunities throughout the entire process. This PDT meets monthly by teleconference between meetings to identify critical industry issues, discuss challenges and set the agenda for the next meeting.

For more information on this Program Development Team contact Kristen Taylor at taylor@westernenergy.org or at 971-255-4969

Committee Members

Britt Bachtel-Browning

Avista Corp.

Senior Counsel
Vice Chair

Kimberly Bailey

Sensit Technologies

Manager of Customer Service
Member

Lissa Brady

Terex Utilities

Regional Sales Manager
Member

Carol Butler

Seattle City Light

Corporate Performance Director
Past Chair

Karen Cash

Avista Corp.

Manager, Gas Compliance
Member

Michele Gould

BRIDGE Energy Group

Engagement Manager
Member

Leah Loebach

Burns & McDonnell

Engineering Department Manager
Member

Tracy Miller

Mosaic

Account Director Enterprise Software Applications
Member

Neeloufar Sattarin

Burns & McDonnell

Assistant Electrical Engineer
Member

Katherine Sheckells

Bonneville Power Administration

Supervisory Public Utilities Specialist
Member

Katherine Sheckells

Bonneville Power Administration

Supervisory Business Analyst

Sandra Simon

BRIDGE Energy Group

Vice President
Member

Stephanie Smith

FortisBC

Compliance Manager
Chair

Kate St. Amour

Black & McDonald

Distribution Engineer
Member

Kristen Taylor

Western Energy Institute

Program Manager
WEI Program Manager

David White

Tucson Electric Power

Manager of Line Const, Trouble, HEAT and Emergency response
Member