Glenda E. Smith

Publisher and Vice President, Communications Society of Petroleum Engineers

Glenda Smith directs all SPE print and electronic publications, external and internal communications, public relations, web content, and energy education. She joined SPE in 2002 and has previously served as senior manager, web content; senior manager, technical publications; and director, innovation, strategy and analytics.

A member of SPE since 1990, Smith previously worked for the Oil & Gas Journal, ICF Resources, and the American Petroleum Institute. She is a member of the Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives, American Society of Association Executives, and the Society for Scholarly Publishing. She is the author of seven SPE papers.

Smith earned a BS in economics from the University of Tulsa and an MBA from George Mason University.