CS Week Women in Utilities’ webinars feature some of the most influential leaders from a variety of industries dedicated to the successful development of professional women in the utilities industries. 

Designed to provide both an educational platform for development, and a venue for the recognition of female professionals and their perspectives, visions and best practices, Women in Utilities provides complementary presentations that are thought provoking, timely and relevant.

Experience the expertise of other professional women for the best information on trends, issues, products, services,  successes and business theory or contact CS Week, Lisa Collins for information about opportunities to share your professional experiences with others!


Charge up during our webinar series starting in December and conclude with the WOMEN IN UTILITIES Sunrise Event and Workshop at Conference 42 in Tampa, Florida.


Click title to register for these webinars:

Webinar I: Plug in to Personal Growth
Handouts from this Webinar
Speaker:  Elizabeth M. Paulson, JEA

December 7, 2017

Webinar II: Plug in to Navigate Your Career
Speaker:  Rockie Solomon, Eversource Energy

February 15, 2018
2:00 pm Eastern

Webinar III: Plug in to Give Back 
Speaker:  Karen Mincey, Vice President Information Technology & Telecommunicatons and CIO, TECO
Speaker:  Laura Crouch, Director of Community Relations, TECO

March 15, 2018
2:00 pm Eastern

To Conclude this series, Join us at Conference 42, Tampa, Florida
Energizing Women in Utilities Panel
Elizabeth M. Paulson, JEA
Rockie Solomon, Eversource Energy 
Karen Mincey, TECO
Laura Crouch, TECO  
Moderated by AAC

May 3, 2018 - 3:45 - 5:00pm
Ballroom D, Tampa Convention Center


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On Demand (click title to view archived presentation)

   03/15/2018  Plug in to Give Back
     Karen Mincey, VP Information Technology & Telecommunications and CIO, TECO
     Laura Crouch, Dir. of Local Government, Community Relations & Economic Development, TECO
   02/15/2018  Plug in to Navigate Your Career
     Rockie Solomon, Manager, Meter Systems & Data Management, Eversource 
   12/7/2017  Plug in to Personal Growth
     Elizabeth Paulson, Customer Assistance Programs Manager, JEA
   5/9/2017 Building Legacies: Women Who Lead, Serve, & Inspire
     Lila Jaber, Regional Managing Shareholder, Gunster Law Firm 
   4/27/2017 Profiles in Excellence: Utility Chief Customer Officers | Spotlight on Penni McLean Conner
    Penni McLean-Conner, Chief Customer Officer and Senior Vice President, Eversource Energy

 08/24/2016  Spanning the Generations
     Debbie Dennis, Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Corporate Affairs, Oncor
     Kim Rich, Solutions Manager, CenterPoint Energy
     Raquel Solomon, Manager, Meter Systems & Data Management, Eversource
 07/28/2016  Women in Leadership
    Ann Becker, Vice President, Environmental & Chief Sustainability Officer, Arizona Public Service
     Click to download Resource page
   01/28/2016  Women-Focused Employee Resource Groups 
     Jessica Brahaney Cain, VP, Eversource Customer Operations, Eversource Energy
     Hilda Pinnix-Ragland, VP of Corporate Public Affairs, Duke Energy 
     Kate Stengle, VP, Internal Auditing, Florida Power & Light (NextEra Energy) 

 08/27/2015  Make It In What Is Still A Male Dominated Industry
     Linda L. Stanley, SVP & Market Executive, Commercial Banking,
 North and South Carolina, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

 04/16/2015  Breaking the Industry Glass Ceiling: A Perspective from a Woman in Water
     Denise Kruger, Senior VP, Regulated Utilities, Golden State Water Company


 Women Resource Groups in the Energy Industry

     Gail Allen and Kara Larson, KCP&L
 Barbara Tyran and Becky Wingenroth, EPRI


 Secrets of Getting Ahead in Your Career



 Dr. Julie Albright, Research Scientist, University of Southern California