Whitney Shelley Whitney Shelley’s role asVice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at Denbury Resourcesgives her the opportunity to apply her almost three decades of leadership experience as a coach, strategist, teammate and partner to one of the largest oil-focused independent oil & gas companies in the U.S. During her time with the organization, Denbury has been voted by their employees as one of Dallas’ Best Places to Work for sevenconsecutive years.

Shelley’s start as a Microsoft Engineer helped to prepared her for success in HR where she has held various senior positions with a focus on Mergers & Acquisitions, Organizational Changeand building world class HR organizations. She was recently recognized as the 2016 DFW Businesswoman of the Year and one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Oil and Gas by the National Diversity Council for the thirdconsecutive yearand is a recipient of the Human Resources Professional of the Year award by the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce.

In addition to her professional commitments, Ms. Shelley serves on the advisory board of the Sci-Tech Science Discovery Center, and is a mentor with theProfessional Leadership Program.