Leaving the ladder down to foster inclusion

Each year, Williams makes an effort to recognize leaders who go above and beyond to create an inclusive work environment in which everyone feels respected, valued by and connected to through its Randy Barnard Leave the Ladder Down Award. This year, Cherie Humphries, Vice President of Supply Chain and NGL Services, has been awarded this … Continue reading Leaving the ladder down to foster inclusion

Williams CEO named 2016 Headliners inductee

The Tulsa Press Club honored Williams President and CEO Alan Armstrong as one of its 2016 Headliners Club inductees at an event this week in Tulsa, Oklahoma. For 60 years, Headliners has recognized outstanding civic, business, professional and industrial leaders of the Tulsa community, “whose unselfish contribution to the growth, welfare and culture of Tulsa have … Continue reading Williams CEO named 2016 Headliners inductee

Magazine features military vets in pipeline industry

Kirk Edwards worked on heavy-duty aircraft with the U.S. Air Force for 20 years before transitioning to a career at Williams. His story, “From Planes to Pipelines” is featured in the March/April issue of RecruitMilitary magazine. It describes how military veterans bring valuable skills to Williams’ vast network of natural gas pipelines and related facilities. “Our ability … Continue reading Magazine features military vets in pipeline industry

Pipelines to the past

Jim Bloemker has been called the Indiana Jones of Williams. No, Jim isn’t an action hero. He is a Williams’ staff archeologist, responsible for coordinating cultural resource surveys in advance of new pipeline construction. Like true detectives, Jim and his team meticulously collect evidence of past human activity – historic or prehistoric relics such as … Continue reading Pipelines to the past

Meet our manager of operations in North Canton, Ohio

Meet Clay, Manager of Operations in North Canton, Ohio. My favorite parts of my job are the changing priorities associated with the midstream business and the daily challenges of operating our system. I am proud to work for Williams because we have world-class assets and great people! If you aren’t familiar with the North Canton, … Continue reading Meet our manager of operations in North Canton, Ohio

Female leadership at Williams is smart business

Despite a strong business case made by researchers, academic institutions and, most importantly, the leaders of successful companies, less than 3 percent of major companies have achieved gender parity at the board level.  And the pace of change is extremely slow, according to the Women’s Forum of New York. Williams was applauded today at an … Continue reading Female leadership at Williams is smart business

Williams engineer awarded American Society of Civil Engineers’ top honor

One of the newest members of the Williams team was recently awarded the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) top honor. Angela Mayer, who joined the Asset Integrity group in January, has been named the ASCE Pittsburgh Section Young Civil Engineer of the Year for 2014. The award is given to an outstanding young engineer … Continue reading Williams engineer awarded American Society of Civil Engineers’ top honor

We are passionate about Careers in Energy and Junior Achievement

We are very honored to have been recognized by Junior Achievement of western Pennsylvania for our support of the Careers in Energy program. Our employees are passionate about the program and often volunteer at area schools where we’ve instructed middle school students about the energy industry, its economic and environmental impact, and about career opportunities. … Continue reading We are passionate about Careers in Energy and Junior Achievement

Tom Dunn Energy Leadership Academy brings together future industry leaders

  if you want to know what career opportunities are available in the natural gas industry, ask a student of the Tom Dunn Energy Leadership Academy. High school students from across West Virginia came to Buckhannon for three days to learn about the industry. They heard from professionals responsible for tending wells, marketing gas, servicing … Continue reading Tom Dunn Energy Leadership Academy brings together future industry leaders

Three Cheers for Excellence in Academics!

Last week, Pennsylvania Acting Secretary of Education Carolyn Dumaresq presented the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Academics to two schools in Beaver Area School District, Beaver County: Dutch Ridge Elementary School and College Square Elementary School. Based on the 2012-13 School Performance Profile, http://www.paschoolperformance.org, Dutch Ridge Elementary School attained a score of 94.3 percent – … Continue reading Three Cheers for Excellence in Academics!