A World Trade Center
Global Connect Series program
Response, Resilience and Recovery
We're inviting you to participate in our virtual forum and learn:
- How this global pandemic will affect the energy sector and related policy in the years ahead?
- How Louisiana and the United States navigate energy crashes in the future?
Our three panelists will provide their unique perspectives in a conversation on leadership and vision during a crisis. Moderated by Stephen Hannemann
CONSUL GENERAL FOR ARKANSAS, LOUISIANA, NEW MEXICO, OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS
Rachel McCormick is currently the Consul General of Canada to the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
She was head of the Energy and Environment Section at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, DC from 2014 to 2019.
She joined the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in 2004. In Ottawa she worked in divisions responsible for sustainable development, energy, climate change and circumpolar affairs. She represented the Government of Canada in a range of international forums, including the Arctic Council, the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation and the United Nations.
Previously, she held positions within the Canadian energy sector and at the World Trade Organization in Geneva.
She has a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Economics for Land Use and Environmental Studies from the University of Saskatchewan and a Ph.D. in Environmental Science from the University of Calgary.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, PORT OF SOUTH LOUISIANA
This program is sponsored under the WTC Global Connect Series.
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We would like to thank our Trade Promotion Partners for their support of this program: