BBarbaraBurger_CircleARBARA BURGER– President Chevron Technology Ventures

Barbara Burger, Ph.D., joined Chevron in 1987 and is currently the president of Chevron Technology Ventures, an organization that champions innovation and the integration of emerging technologies into Chevron.

Barbara holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Rochester, a doctoral degree in chemistry from the California Institute of Technology and an academic honor MBA in finance from the University of California, Berkeley.

She joined the University of Rochester Board of Trustees in 2015 and is a member of the university’s River Campus Libraries National Council and the George Eastman Circle, the university’s leadership annual giving society. In 2012, she established the Barbara J. Burger Endowed Scholarship in the Sciences to support students pursuing degrees in biology, chemistry, earth and environmental sciences, or physics.

Among her many civic and industry affiliations, Barbara serves as an executive director for the Houston Technology Center and is a governing board director, member of the Executive Committee and chair of the Finance Committee of the Houston Symphony Society. She is also a member of the external advisory council for National Renewable Energy Laboratory, on the governing board for the MIT Energy Initiative and is a member of MIT’s Visiting Committee.


Chevron Technology Ventures



Sign up to receive thought leadership summaries from KCA and get access to the FREE LIVE AUDIO
from the September 16th Houston Energy Breakfast including updates from, WoodMackenzie, Houston Technology Center, Burnett Oil and the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).

We respect your privacy and will never share your information.

Spacer 12203 Cabo Blanco Court | Houston, TX 77041


Spacer Call Us: 832-303-3308