Meet Citizens Like You

These Canadians are proud of our energy industry and are speaking up in their communities.

Katie Smith

Executive Director, Young Women In Energy

Calgary, Alberta

Katie Smith is building a community for young, professional women working in Canada’s oil and natural gas industry. As executive director of Young Women in Energy (YWE) it’s her personal mission to champion interests of young women in the energy sector. Today, Young Women in Energy (YWE) includes more than 1,800 members who support each other with mentoring, networking and career opportunity. 

Watching young women advance professionally inspired her to become an Energy Citizen. “I’m proud of this industry because it offers opportunities for young, professional women to develop their careers,” she recently told Energy Citizens. 

Working with clients in the energy industry, she’s seen firsthand how Canada’s energy industry collaborates with partners and stakeholders from coast-to-coast. She’s proud to see her peers advance their careers in partnership with Canada’s oil and gas sector.

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