DAN ALLANPresident & CEO
Dan is President & CEO for the Canadian Society for Evolving Energy. He is a registered Professional Geologist in the Province
of Alberta and the State of Wyoming.
Dan has more than 40 years of experience in the energy business in both Canada and the United States.
AL KASSAMTechnical Coordinator
Al is a registered professional engineer (Alberta) with over 30 years of industry experience. In his current role as Technical Coordinator with CSEE, Al is supporting the organization’s efforts to plan, manage and execute their technical program for 2023.
JORDAN PHILLIPSOperations and Events
Jordan has an interdisciplinary MSc degree in geophysics and social science, a BSc degree in geophysics, and a diploma in geological technology from the University of Alberta and NAIT, respectively. Her MSc work examined the public perception of hydraulic fracturing and the oil and gas industry in western Canada, including induced seismicity. Following her MSc, Jordan spent two years as the Program Manager for the REDEVELOP Program, an interdisciplinary, multi-university program based out of the University of Calgary that challenges graduate students to explore the technical, policy, and Indigenous perspectives of existing and emerging energy topics. Jordan’s interests continue to encompass the interconnectedness of science, energy, and everyday challenges.
JILL SUGARSEvents and Operations
Jill Sugars has been working in the non-profit world for the last 15 years. By offering Virtual support, superior customer service
and caring about your business as much as you do she simply strives to make her clients lives easier.
KARMEN CHANTMembership Coordinator
Karmen is the Membership Coordinator for the Canadian Society for Evolving Energy. She has a background in Marketing and Events and loves to connect with people. She is a wife, mom of 3 very active sports kids and in her spare time loves playing board games.