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 Beverly Jones Woolf at joneswoolf@westernenergy.org or at 503-688-2790

Committee Members

Crissa Alexander

Tillamook PUD

Supervisor, Utility Asset Group
Member

Erica Beal

AVIVV

CEO & Founder
Member

Lynn Borders

Tucson Electric Power

Certified Business Relationship Manager
Member

Lissa Brady

San Diego Gas & Electric Company

Fleet Asset Manager
Member

Karen Cash

Avista Corp.

Manager of Pipeline Integrity and Gas Compliance
Member

Kristin Cook

Portland General Electric

Manager Line Design and Crew Coordination
Chair

Heather Donaldson

Black & Veatch

Managing Director
Member

Lia Firer-Sherwood

Jacobs

Group Lead, Project Manager
Member

Valerie Gonzales Darling

Bonneville Power Administration

Manager Financial Information and Automation
Member

Melissa Gonzalez

Southern California Edison

Senior Admin
Member

Erin Henning

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power

Director of Supply Chain Services
Member

Lindsay Hobson

ENSTAR Natural Gas Company

Director of Corporate Resources and Communications
Member

Crystal Mallare

Charge

Director, Corporate Services
Member

Rachel Marcotte

Southern California Edison

Engineer 1
Member

Rachael Medlin

Malveaux & Co.

CEO, Founder
Member

Danae Moser

Southwest Gas Corporation

Supt/Operations/DMDP
Member

Laura Quesada

Southern California Edison

Technical Design and Drafting Planning Manager
Member

Amethyst Roebuck

PAR Western Line Contractors, LLC

Director - Environmental Affairs & Sustainability
Member

Rosanah Santos

SaskPower

Manager, Distribution Portfolio Delivery Office (DPDO)
Member

Theresa Shaw

Jacobs

Group Leader - Utilities
Member

Dalila Sheehan

Avista Corp.

Customer Research & Insights Analyst
Member

Spruha Sheth

Burns & McDonnell

Substation Department Manager Transmission and Distribution Services
Member

Adriana Vasquez

Charge

Compliance Specialist
Member

Megan Weismantel

Burns & McDonnell

Business Development Manager
Vice Chair

Beverly Woolf

Western Energy Institute

Director of Programs
Manager