Organization News



Did you know the Women's Energy Network is celebrating 25 years in existence? Watch for details about the silver anniversary commemorative event, to be held Tuesday, September 24, at the Hotel ZaZa Museum District, Houston.

Partnership News


WEN National Partnership with IQPC's Operational Excellence in Oil & Gas Event



WEN is excited to announce our partnership with IQPC to support the Operational Excellence in Oil & Gas conference, coming November 4-6, to the Norris Conference Center - City Center in Houston, Texas. WEN members can receive a special discounted rate! To learn more about the event, visit the event website.

About IQPC
IQPC (International Quality Productivity Centre) is an international events and media company devoted to creating and executing content driven business to business conferences for senior executives globally. IQPC is an entrepreneurial business and a market leader in the conference field; the organization celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2013. With offices in London, New York, Sydney, Dubai, Berlin, Singapore and Tampa, every year we deliver over 1,500 conferences across the globe. The Operational Excellence portfolio is a series of six events held around the globe dedicated to Operational Excellence, with a primary focus on oil & gas, energy, chemicals and resources. Events are held in North America and Europe and target senior level executives (C-suite level) looking to network and share and discuss the latest strategies on managing change, operating more efficiently and sustainability whilst keeping their people safe and optimizing profitability.
 

Member Spotlight


Kimberly Randolph, Xcel Energy

As the Vice President - Energy Supply, Engineering & Construction at Xcel Energy, Kim Randolph takes her responsibility seriously to deliver upon the company’s vision to be the industry leader in delivering renewable energy and reducing carbon emissions while providing safe, reliable and affordable energy. As Vice President of engineering and construction in Energy Supply, Kim holds accountability for the strategic capital investment plan and execution of all Energy Supply capital projects across 77+ generation plants in eight Western and Midwestern states.

Kim believes that clean, reliable and affordable energy today will provide future generations with exciting STEM opportunities in an environmentally responsible world where they can thrive. She  has enjoyed various roles during her 25 year combined career in the petrochemical, natural gas and power industries.  Prior to Xcel Energy, Kim garnered success at BP where she served as Vice President of Projects and held accountability for the execution of $2B of wind projects across North America.

Kim is a licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the state of Texas, and a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).  Kim holds a MBA from the University of Texas and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Houston.  She has served on the WEN board in many capacities, including YWE Chair, Membership Director and Board President.

A native and long time Houstonian, Kim currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota with her family.