SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Women's Energy Network (WEN) is pleased to announce the formation of a National Board to oversee the strategic planning and direction of the organization and its 13 nation-wide chapters. WEN is currently celebrating its 22nd Anniversary as an organization focused on educating and promoting women across the energy industry value chain. "The Board will focus on a comprehensive approach to expand WEN's vision of having a chapter in every major energy hub globally and its mission to provide networking opportunities and foster career and leadership development for our more than 4,000 members," explained Jeannie Gardner, WEN National Board President. "Our board is a diverse group of members from across the country who each bring a skill set uniquely suited to building this Board and its strategy." The WEN National Board of Directors is: President: Jeannie Gardner, Global Pricing Lead, Shell Downstream, Inc.President Elect: Rachel Miller, Partner, Forbes-TateSecretary: Tina Smith, Director, Gas Supply, Municipal Gas Authority of GeorgiaTreasurer: Janet C. Irwine, Director, Process Excellence PMO, Tesoro Companies, Inc.Chapter Relations Director: Nene Glenn Gianfala, Assistant Vice President, Chaffe & Associates, Inc.Marketing & Communications Director: Brittany Ramos, Coordinator of External Affairs, Cabot Oil & Gas CorporationMembership Director: Tara Meek, Supervisor of Permitting, WilliamsSponsorship Director: Megan Vetula, Senior Counsel, Entergy Services, Inc.