Meet the Women’s Leadership Committee


These NAEM members have given many hours of their valuable time to organize and plan this event, with the goal of fostering a dynamic discussion of women's leadership issues specific to the EHS&S discipline. Be sure to say hi and thank them at the event!


  • Sandy Nessing, Managing Director, Sustainability & ESH Strategy; American Electric Power Co. Inc.
  • Kym Fawcett, Manager, Safety & Social Responsibility; Enerplus Corp.
  • Gretchen Hancock, Leader, EHS Governance; General Electric Co.
  • Fawn Bergen, Senior Environmental Engineer – Air Permitting, Corporate EHS; Intel Corp.
  • Emily Hansroth, Senior Environmental Engineer, Environmental Sustainability; Lockheed Martin Corp.
  • Laura Murphy, Vice President Customer Experience; KMI
  • Pat Perry Werneiwski, Director; CVS Health Corp.
  • Kathleen Shaver, Director Sustainability and Risk; Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Lanita Stevens, Manager, Product Stewardship & Sustainability; USG Corp.
  • Minda Sarmiento, Senior Program Manager, CB&I Co.
  • Virginia Hoekenga, Deputy Director; NAEM


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The National Association for Environmental Management (NAEM) empowers corporate leaders to advance environmental stewardship, create safe and healthy workplaces, and promote global sustainability. As the largest professional community for EHS and sustainability decision-makers, we provide peer-led educational conferences and an active network for sharing solutions to today's corporate EHS and sustainability management challenges. Visit NAEM online at www.naem.org.

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