Linda Padon
General Manager, Global Corporate Public Policy, Chevron Corporation

In her current role as General Manager for Global Corporate Public Policy for Chevron Corporation, Linda Padon develops corporate and social responsibility strategic programs, analyzes global policy issues, manages Chevron's Global Issues Committee and builds global partnerships with various organizations. Shortly after graduating from the University of Texas with a degree in Government, Padon began her career with Chevron in 1980 where she held a series of positions in the Policy, Government and Public Affairs (PGPA) organization with responsibilities in government affairs, community engagement, trade and business association activities and major sponsorships. She went on to serve in various managerial positions including Global Manager, Global Gas – PGPA from 2003, and General Manager, Global Upstream and Gas, and Corporate Business Development – PGPA from 2008.