Glenda Smith

Glenda Smith, SPE, has been promoted to vice president, communications at the Society of Petroleum Engineers, based in Richardson, Texas. She will be responsible for the management of SPE technical publications, publishing services, magazines and web content, communications, and energy education. Smith joined SPE in 2002. She developed SPE’s web content group, and then moved to technical publications in 2007. Most recently, she held the position of director of ­innovation, strategy, and analytics. Before coming to SPE, Smith worked for the American Petroleum Institute, ICF Consulting, and Oil & Gas Journal. She holds a BS in economics from the University of Tulsa and an MBA from George Mason University.