Sistrunk shares insight into a STEM career with students in the Energy Academy at Independence High School in Bakersfield, CA. Also pictured Richard Chapman. Photo courtesy of Aera Energy, LLC

A New Aera For President and CEO Christina Sistrunk

After more than five years at the helm of California-based Aera Energy, which is jointly owned by Shell Oil and ExxonMobil’s affiliates, outgoing President and CEO Christina Sistrunk prepares to step down and begin her next act. Prior to her October 1st departure, which will see her succeeded by COO…

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Rebecca Ponton has been a journalist for 25+ years and is also a petroleum landman. Her book, Breaking the GAS Ceiling: Women in the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry (Modern History Press), was released in May 2019. For more info, go to

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