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GMRC

GMRC is a subsidiary of the SGA founded in 1952 to provide its member companies and industry with the benefits of an applied research and technology program directed toward improving reliability and cost effectiveness of the design, construction, and operation of mechanical and fluid systems.

Learn more about GMRC by viewing the Year End Report to Members …see more

GMRC Training

Only GMRC workshops and conferences provide professionals of all levels the opportunity to gain knowledge that can be used immediately, acquire skills to help you work safer and smarter, and keep up with the latest industry regulations …see more

Gas Machinery Conference (GMC)

The GMC is an industry unique event that brings together subject matter experts in gas machinery for three days to include short courses, technical papers and new technology updates …see more

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Now Available – Natural Gas Champions Online Training


SGA is revising the art of verbal persuasion and energizing an industry through the Natural Gas Champions training program. This unique course is a result of a collection of industry leaders' vision to harness the power of knowledge sharing and evaluate the sentiment of conversation about the future of energy in this country.

For more information, please contact Nicolle Billmyre.

Whether you’re already a member or considering SGA membership, you can purchase the learning module at any time here.

 

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Crisis Communication Webinar

 

About this Webinar

There was life before the COVID-19 Crisis and there will be life after.  Learn to harness the opportunity a crisis creates for communication that builds relationships. Voices from the Crisis Features Communication Experts who will help you lean into the Covid-19 crisis to build trust.

  • How to Craft and Manage a Clear and Powerful Message in a Crisis
  • Crisis Communication That Positions a Brand for Success and Builds Trust
  • Internal Communication During the Crisis - Your most Important audience - Maintain a Sense of Community and Engagement

Attendees will receive1 Professional Development Hour

 

When & Where 

April 9, 2020 | 11:00 am MST / 12:00 pm /CST | VIRTUAL (log-in information will be sent prior to event date ) 

 

Registration fees (open to the public) :

Member: $25

Non-Member: $50

 

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 Experienced Instructors

 Tisha Schuller, Principal of Adamantine Energy 

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Tisha Schuller founded Adamantine Energy to provide thought leadership to future-proof energy businesses against rising social risk. Tisha consults private clients from Fortune 500 energy companies to non-profit environmental organizations in energy policy, business strategy, politics, and community engagement. She also serves as the Strategic Advisor for Stanford University’s Natural Gas Initiative.

In 2017, Tisha chaired Stanford’s symposium to reduce energy poverty in the developing world using natural gas. Previously, Tisha served as President & CEO of the Colorado Oil & Gas Association and as Principal and Vice President with Tetra Tech, a national environmental consulting and engineering firm. She has a B.S. from Stanford University. Tisha serves on many academic and non-profit boards including The Breakthrough Institute, The Energy for Growth Hub, The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Institute for Science & Policy Strategic Council, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin, and the Colorado Wyoming Red Cross. She is a member of the National Petroleum Council, an advisory board to the Secretary of Energy under both the Obama and Trump administrations. Tisha’s book, Accidentally Adamant was published in 2018. Tisha authors a weekly series entitled Both of These Things Are True. 

 

 

 

 

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Suzanne Ogle serves, APR, CEO Southern Gas Association

Suzanne Ogle serves as Chief Executive Officer of Southern Gas Association (SGA) and President of the Gas Machinery Research Council (GMRC). With more than twenty-five years of experience in the oil and gas business and more than a decade of membership and volunteer leadership with the Independent Petroleum Association of America, Suzanne is passionate about the industry. Over her professional career, Suzanne has designed and implemented sales, marketing, communication and leadership development strategies across the oil and natural gas value chain for companies including Approach Resources, Wilbanks Energy Logistics, Regency Energy Partners, Valerus and Exterran.

Suzanne is a member of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). She earned the Accreditation in Public Relations credential from PRSA in 2009 and the Investor Relations Charter credential from NIRI in 2018.

She holds an Advanced Marketing certificate from Southern Methodist University, both a Finance Management and a Business Analytics certificate from Cornell University and an Executive Leadership for Energy Professionals certificate from the University of Houston. She received a Master of Education in educational psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in business marketing from California Lutheran University.

 

 

 

DEBBIE SCHRAMM

Debbie Schramm, President Saxum Communication

With more than 30 years of communications experience, Debbie leads Saxum operations. Saxum’s clients rely on her counsel and experience to craft their communication plans and strategies. Debbie has a unique ability to identify the right combination of experience and talent to build high performing teams. Debbie has compiled an almost unmatched breadth and depth of strategic communication experience.

Debbie spent 10 years leading communications for a $16 billion global energy and chemical corporation. Prior to this, she served as chief of staff to the Oklahoma City mayor after the tragedy of the 1995 Murrah Federal Building bombing. Debbie also served as VP of Communications for the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce for more than 10 years.

 

 

 

 

  

 

For registration Information Please Contact Member Services

For content Information Please Contact Learning & Professional Development.

 

 

One Eye SGA

 

ONE EYE on the present, one eye on the future - Webinar

A special edition for SGA 

 

 

About this Webinar

In this special “One Eye on The Present, One Eye on the Future” webinar for SGA, Tisha Schuller, Principal at Adamantine Energy, will explore strategies for natural gas operators who are in the midst of COVID-19.  There are risks and opportunities in this fluid environment.  Tisha will lay out how to minimize risks of a pandemic and maximize opportunities. Finally, she will frame a discussion for seizing this moment for individual and company leadership.

 

Attendees will receive1 Professional Development Hour

 

 

 

 

When & Where 

April 3, 2020 | 11:00 am MST / 12:00 pm /CST | VIRTUAL (log-in information will be sent prior to event date ) 

 

Registration fees (open to the public) :

Member: $25

Non-member: $50

 

Register Now

 

 

 Experienced Instructor

 Tisha Schuller, Principal of Adamantine Energy 

Tisha

 

 

Tisha Schuller founded Adamantine Energy to provide thought leadership to future-proof energy businesses against rising social risk. Tisha consults private clients from Fortune 500 energy companies to non-profit environmental organizations in energy policy, business strategy, politics, and community engagement. She also serves as the Strategic Advisor for Stanford University’s Natural Gas Initiative.

In 2017, Tisha chaired Stanford’s symposium to reduce energy poverty in the developing world using natural gas. Previously, Tisha served as President & CEO of the Colorado Oil & Gas Association and as Principal and Vice President with Tetra Tech, a national environmental consulting and engineering firm. She has a B.S. from Stanford University. Tisha serves on many academic and non-profit boards including The Breakthrough Institute, The Energy for Growth Hub, The Denver Museum of Nature & Science Institute for Science & Policy Strategic Council, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin, and the Colorado Wyoming Red Cross. She is a member of the National Petroleum Council, an advisory board to the Secretary of Energy under both the Obama and Trump administrations. Tisha’s book, Accidentally Adamant was published in 2018. Tisha authors a weekly series entitled Both of These Things Are True. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

For registration Information Please Contact Member Services

For content Information Please Contact Learning & Professional Development.

 

PHMSA Mega Rule Pipeline Safety Management Systems

PHMSA Mega Rule & Pipeline Safety Virtual Workshop 

 

About this Virtual Workshop

Discusses how pipeline operators are implementing new practices and expanding integrity management principals beyond HCSs. The session will include the new requirements for MAOP, TVC and MCAs as well as a process to define objectives and create a plan. Also covers the basics of pipeline SMS and lessons learned in helping multiple operators conform to RP 1173, and the benefits and costs

The Workshop features renown industry experts who will develop your competency in:

 

Attendees will receive X Professional Development Hours 

 

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When & Where 

April X, 2020 | , Central Time| VIRTUAL (log-in information will be sent prior to event date ) 

 

Registration fees (open to the public) :

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Refund Policy

This event follows the SGA Cancellation Policy "B"  when cancellation is needed.

 

For registration Information Please Contact Member Services

For content Information Please Contact Learning & Professional Development.