Pat Weaver and Kristin Robertson to Speak at Women’s Energy Network – North Texas Chapter November 2015 Luncheon Meetings in Fort Worth and Dallas

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pat Long-Weaver, a founding partner of Long-Weaver, Manning, Antus &
Antus, LLP, will be the guest speaker at the luncheon meeting of the
Women’s Energy Network (WEN) – North Texas Chapter on Thursday, November
12, 2015, at the Fort Worth Petroleum Club, 777 Main Street #4000.
Kristin Robertson, President of Brio Leadership, will be the guest
speaker at the luncheon meeting of WEN – North Texas on Tuesday,
November 17, 2015, at the Dallas Petroleum Club, 2200 Ross Avenue.
Registration for both events will begin at 11:30 a.m. followed by the
luncheon from noon-1:00 p.m.

Ms. Long-Weaver will present a talk titled, “May the Force be With You:
Top Five Things You Need to Know About the Permian Basin,” at the
November Fort Worth luncheon. A question-and-answer session will follow
her presentation.

A veteran trial lawyer, Ms. Long-Weaver has been Board Certified in
Civil Trial Law since 1995 by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
Her experience includes representation of oil and gas stakeholders, from
individuals to start-up independents to Fortune 500 companies. With an
emphasis on oil and gas litigation, condemnations, environmental issues,
and complex business litigation, as well as major incident personal
injury defense, she performs both as first chair and as a team manager,
taking cases through trial and appeal. She also serves as a mediator.

Ms. Long-Weaver is a volunteer in the State Bar of Texas and is
immediate past chair of the Litigation Section Council. She also serves
on the Oil and Gas Pattern Jury Charge Committee. Ms. Long-Weaver is a
long time director of the Texas Association of Defense Counsel, as well
as a long time member and Vice President of Publications for the Civil
Justice Response Committee of the International Association of Defense

“WEN North Texas is pleased to announce Ms. Pat Long-Weaver as the
featured speaker for our November 2015 luncheon in Fort Worth,” said
Whitney Randolph, 2015 WEN North Texas Chapter President. “Ms.
Long-Weaver has an extensive legal career in the energy industry, and we
look forward to her in-depth presentation regarding the Permian Basin.”

Kristin Robertson will present a discussion titled, “‘Lean In’ Isn’t
Enough: 2nd Generation Gender Bias and What to Do About It.”
A question-and-answer session will follow her presentation.

Kristin Robertson, President of Brio Leadership, is an expert on company
culture transformation, an executive coach, and group facilitator who
focuses on smaller businesses. As a company culture consultant, she
helps organizations realize their goals by transforming their
organizational culture. Results of her work include reduced operational
costs, employee development, productive teams and a high performance
organizational culture. As an executive coach, she helps leaders expand
their positive impact by developing greater self-awareness,
self-reflection and self-management skills. Her passion is to help
leaders and organizations transform their businesses so they can make a
lasting positive change in the world.

Ms. Robertson’s clients include Rolland Safe & Lock, Your Pest Control
Company, Susan B. Komen for the Cure, Schneider Electric, Aflac,
Hewlett-Packard, 7-Eleven, Southwest Airlines, AT&T, Federal Emergency
Management Agency and Texas Children’s Hospital. Before becoming an
entrepreneur, Ms. Robertson held executive positions including Vice
President of Client Services at Advent Software in Silicon Valley and
director at Fidelity Investments, where she won the President’s Award in
1996. She has completed over 160 hours of coach training and follows the
Return on Investment Coaching program developed by Steinbrecher &

“WEN North Texas is honored to welcome Ms. Kristin Robertson at the
November 2015 Dallas luncheon,” said Randolph. “Our members look forward
to learning more about second generation bias and exploring their
leadership strengths with the help of Ms. Robertson’s insightful

The cost for WEN North Texas members to attend is $35. For prospective
members, the price is $50. Please register online at
Payment can be made by credit card through the online registration
portal or the day of the event by cash or check payable to Women’s
Energy Network North Texas.

For more information about the event, contact Carly Hewett, Freeman
Mills PC, at

For more information about the Women’s Energy Network – North Texas
Chapter, visit
and click on WEN North Texas. Interested parties can join the North
Texas Chapter by clicking on Join Today! on the North Texas Chapter’s
home page.

About WEN

The Women’s Energy Network is a nonprofit association of women
professionals in the energy industry that provides networking and
community outreach opportunities and fosters career and leadership
development. Founded in 1994, the organization has more than 2,000
members nationwide. For more information, please visit the WEN North
Texas Chapter website at


for Women’s Energy Network
Carly Hewett, 214-800-5191