Shari Ruelas, CPIM, CSCP

Commercial Business Manager, Supply and Trading, Chevron

"What drove me then is what continues to drive me now - new challenges and continuous learning."

Braydon Davis

Robotics Student, Lake Area Technical Institute, Watertown, South Dakota

"If you want it, act like you want it. NEVER let the excuse "she's a girl" keep you from an opportunity, and never use it as an excuse to get out of doing a job."

Stacey Gearhart

Senior Director, Product Management and Marketing, Rheem Manufacturing

"As long as the industry is male-dominated, you need to make sure male leaders are supporting you as well."

Charlotte Weber

Director and CEO, Robert C. Byrd Institute

"My advice is to be prepared, know your capabilities, know your team, know your market and always know your audience."