It is with great pleasure that we recognize and show our sincere appreciation to the 2018 Oil & Gas Admins International Leadership Team. These fantastic individuals dedicate so much of their time to Oil & Gas Admins International and each share a personal commitment to ensuring that administrative and support professionals in the oil and gas industry have the best options for their career and personal development. They bring a wealth of experience and knowledge from diverse backgrounds and, together, strive to make Oil & Gas Admins a success. It is my great pleasure to work with each and every one.
With most sincere gratitude,
La Donna Finnels-Neal
Founder and CEO
Oil & Gas Admins International
Sherry GranthamExecutive Ambassador Oil & Gas Admins International | ExxonMobilExecutive Board
Sherry has over 20 years’ experience in the oil, gas and energy industry, primarily in Upstream.
1997 – 1999
Contracted through Kelly Services in the Records Department and Library
1999 – 2010
Administrative Assistant for Africa Deepwater Projects
Traveled to Paris France to help set up Project File Structure as Document Controller for EPC1, 2 and 3
2010 – Present
Senior Administrative Assistant for the Engineering Facilities Mechanical Group and now supporting the Upstream Facilities Team as the Lead Admin
2002 – 2015
International Association Administrative Professionals (IAAP) served every board chair positions at its capacity. Attended over 14 Conferences in the US including one is Canada.
2011 – 2014
Federation of Houston Professional Women (FHPW) Served as Communications Director and Recording Secretary
Received Woman of Excellence Award for Federation of Houston Professional Women (FHPW) representing ExxonMobil North Chapter
2014 – 2015
Joined the Oil & Gas Admin International Trade Association – Part of the FOCUS group in setting up OG Certification.
2015 – 2016
Participated in the Oil & Gas Admin International as the Lead Corporate Ambassador for ExxonMobil
O&GA A International Vice-Executive Ambassador
O&GA International Global Executive Ambassador
Sherry’s Greatest Strengths
- Expense Reporting
- Event Planning
- Organizational Skills
- Records Management
- Short-cuts that make tasks go smoothly
- Utilizing surveys in SharePoint
Hobbies / Interests Outside of Work
- Party planning
Sherry has been married to her high school sweetheart (Mirt Grantham) AKA Jr for 30 years. They have a beautiful daughter named Kirstie, and a son in law named Earl. Kirstie and Earl have given Sherry and her husband the best gifts anyone could ask for, their handsome grandsons Zachary (5) and Zahn (1). They live a simple life, however we are blessed in many ways.