Right of Way Specialists
A strategic ally in the new business environment
of the Mexican energy sector.
Oil & Gas – Power – Renewable Energies
for all members. And Region Vice Chairs are your direct
link for help with education planning.
I encourage you to connect with your IRWA Field
Operations support person. They are ready to help you
navigate complex issues, solve new challenges and even
just brainstorm ideas. If you want to discuss the best
IRWA Field Operations staff: Vice President Daniel Stekol supports
Regions 1 and 9. Tim Drennan supports Regions 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, while
Jaime Rose Matthews supports Regions 7, 8 and 10.
way to conduct a membership campaign, establish measurable
chapter goals or find a way to work with a major employer, they have
extensive experience and a variety of resources and tools to support
Another major resource is the IRWA website. Did you know there is
a Leadership Resources section? It is packed with tools you can use,
including role descriptions for Chapter leadership positions, model
Chapter bylaws, Chapter statistics and so much more. Check out a
series of 11 short Leadership Institute videos that can help you with
identifying and recruiting volunteers, running an effective meeting
and becoming a top-performing Chapter. These resources are all
available at your fingertips!
Starting out at the Chapter level, I can tell you that my time as a
volunteer leader has been one of the most rewarding experiences
of my life. I am so glad that someone came up to me and asked me
to serve! As you prepare for your next leadership role, I challenge
you to try something new. The only thing to fear is that of standing
still. If you divide the workload and everyone is involved, you will
accomplish more and everyone will feel a sense of pride in a job well
done. And if you take advantage of your available resources, I have no
doubt that you will be successful. J