Published on 15-Feb-2023

The 2023 John Tiratsoo Award for Young Achievement

The 2023 John Tiratsoo Award for Young Achievement

This award recognizes the achievements of individuals 35 years old and younger who have demonstrated a valuable and original contribution to the industry. It is named in honor of the late John Tiratsoo, editor and publisher, co-founder of the PPIM conference, and tireless supporter of education and professional development within the pipeline industry.

Cassandra Moody,
Time For Change, LLC

Sarah Newton,
BCG Engineering Inc.

2023 Judges Panel

Christopher De Leon, Director, D2 Integrity

Andy Drake, Vice President, Enbridge

Mark Hereth, Managing Director, Process Performance Improvement Consultants

Yvanna Ireland, Director, Pipeline Integrity, Trans Mountain

Cristie Neller, Vice President, Berkshire Hathaway Energy Gas Transmission & Storage

Christina Sames, Sr. Vice President, American Gas Association

Tony Rizk, Vice President, Boardwalk Pipelines

Stephanie Wilson, Vice President, Phillips 66 Pipeline

About YPI

Young Pipeliners International (YPI) is a forum where young pipeliner groups from all over the world collaborate to share experiences and best practices. Representatives from groups in USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Europe, Australia, India, Nigeria, Malaysia, and China share the common goal of building the next generation of pipeliners. We help newcomers to the industry to gain knowledge, experience, and understanding of different facets of pipelines. YPI is a vehicle to help the next generation prepare themselves for the transfer of duty of care in the pipeline industry.

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Application Notes