Rina Hartline

Texas State Relations for CenterPoint Energy

Encouraged to say something bold at a conference in 2010, Rina declared that she would start an organization for women in the energy field where the workforce is predominantly male. As the founder of the Association of Women in Energy, Rina is dedicated to promoting the education and advancement of women and girls in comprehensive energy fields. She mentors other women in the fields of energy and government affairs. Rina is also a student and expects to receive her MBA through the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business in 2013.

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