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Preparing the Next Generation Workforce for the Digital Transformation of the Oil and Gas Industry – Interview with Leslie Malone
Recorded On: 08/14/2019
Preparing the next generation workforce for the digital transformation of the Oil & Gas Industry is a critical task. The Big Crew Change of professionals hired in the 1970s and 1980s is largely over with and a new generation is taking their place. Beyond the obvious changes in technology, what other skills will the new petroleum engineer need and what new challenges will they face in the digital oilfield 2.0?
Tune in to this 30-minute interview to gain insight into this industry expert’s personal views and professional experiences on how leadership challenges are similar yet different, in the world of digital transformation.
Interview with: Ms. Leslie Malone
Interviewed by: Marise Mikulis, Chief Transformation Office at EnergyInnova, Inc.
Ms. Leslie Malone
Ms. Malone graduated with a BS in Petroleum Engineering from Texas Tech University and began her career with ARCO Oil and Gas as a facilities/operation engineer in Hobbs, NM and Midland, Texas.
Leslie took a break from the oil and gas industry to raise a family; re-entering the industry as a production/ operation engineer with Vernon E. Faulconer, Inc. in Tyler, TX ; then Sr. Staff Engineer with Murphy Exploration in Houston and Area Production Manager with Sanchez Oil and Gas Corporation.
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