Mary is an energy industry consultant and retired senior executive with over 30 years of experience in gas and electric engineering, leadership and operations. Mary works with senior leaders in the energy industry to deploy pipeline safety management systems, to construct large scale pipeline or station projects, and to sponsor testimony on technical matters in rate proceedings. Mary has extensive experience in policy development, strategic planning, streamlining operational processes and safety management systems. Mary is a decisive, energetic leader who was recently responsible for federal pipeline safety regulatory advocacy and advising energy executives on technical, operational process optimization and regulatory matters.
Mary has worked for Xcel Energy, Consumers Energy (CMS Energy), CenterPoint Energy, and Panhandle Eastern Pipeline Company and serves on the Gold Shovel Board of Directors. In 2019, Mary was appointed to the gas pipeline advisory committee by the US Secretary of Transportation to ensure fair pipeline safety legislation.