DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Southern Gas Association (SGA) Board of Directors announced the promotion of Suzanne Ogle to president and chief operating officer of the organization. In this new role, she will be responsible for all day-to-day operations of SGA with full responsibility for budget, delivering on strategic goals and performance of the team.
“We selected Suzanne for senior vice president of SGA and GMRC in February 2019 because of her experience across the natural gas value chain as well as her energy and enthusiasm,” said William N. Cantrell, chief executive officer of SGA. “Suzanne is a strong leader who consistently demonstrates SGA's servant philosophy and immediately began delivering results," said Mr. Cantrell. “After observing her capabilities, I am confident she will continue to drive the association forward as we engage the natural gas industry for a more sustainable tomorrow.”
Ogle came to SGA with more than twenty-five years of experience in the oil and gas business and more than a decade of membership and volunteer leadership with the Independent Petroleum Association of America. She is a member of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI), the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and the Women’s Energy Network. She earned the Accreditation in Public Relations credential from PRSA in 2009 and the Investor Relations Charter credential from NIRI in 2018.
She holds an Advanced Marketing certificate from Southern Methodist University, both a Finance Management and a Business Analytics certificate from Cornell University and an Executive Leadership for Energy Professionals certificate from the University of Houston. She received a Master of Education in educational psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in business marketing from California Lutheran University.
About the Southern Gas Association:
For more than a century, SGA has been focused on growing individuals and advancing the industry by linking people, ideas and information. Representing the industry as a whole from drill bit to burner tip, SGA’s membership comprises 200 businesses across the distribution, pipeline and gas supply marketing sectors as well as more than 300 industry partners who serve the industry as vendors, suppliers and consultants.