Vital Energy Inc., Tulsa, Okla., has promoted Katie Hill to senior vice-president and chief operating officer, effective Nov. 13, 2023. Hill has been with Vital Energy since September 2022 and previously served as vice-president of operations.
Hill has more than 15 years of operational experience in the energy exploration and production sector, developing engineering and operational teams, integrating and optimizing acquired assets, and leading multi-basin development programs, the company said in a release Nov. 13.
Prior to joining Vital Energy, she served as senior vice-president of operations at Javelin Energy Partners LLC for 2 years. Prior to Javelin, she served in operational roles at Chesapeake Energy for 8 years. She began her career as an engineer with bp in 2008.