Texas Tech University

Kathleen Sgamma Featured Speaker for Energy Law Lecture Series

Anna Hedges

March 11, 2021

The president of Western Energy Alliance will speak to students next week as part of the Energy Law Lecture Series.


Texas Tech University's School of Law hosts Kathleen Sgamma as part of its Energy Law Lecture Series.


Noon to 1 p.m. Monday (March 15)


The lecture will be presented virtually via Zoom


Kathleen Sgamma, president of Western Energy Alliance (WEA), will be the featured speaker for the upcoming Texas Tech School of Law Energy Law Lecture Series. Sgamma will discuss “Defending the Right to Lease and Develop Federal Western Lands.”

WEA engages in public affairs, federal legislature, public lands, environmental and regulatory issues on behalf of oil and natural gas exploration and production companies in the Rocky Mountain region.

Before becoming WEA's president in 2016, Sgamma worked for 10 years as the company's vice president for government and public affairs. She has testified before several congressional committees on energy and environment topics and is regularly quoted on western issues in regional, national and international media.

Those attending the live lecture via Zoom are eligible for one hour of Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit. Contact Blake Groves at blake.groves@ttu.edu for details.