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Katy Keller

Katy Keller is a Geoscience Advisor at Shell, responsible for technical assurance and advising on projects in the Appalachian Basin. Her previous work at Shell includes regional evaluation to extend the unconventional Utica play into northern Pennsylvania, conventional prospect generation in Appalachia, fieldwork and structural analysis of Ancestral Rocky Mountains systems, and exploration and operations geology in various other onshore plays. Katy is currently the lead recruiter for Shell’s Geoscience recruiting team at U of M, and enjoys sharing her interests in science and the future of energy with students of all ages through AAPG/SEPM and local STEM events. Katy received a BA (1999) and MS (2001) in Earth Sciences from Dartmouth College and a PhD in Geological Sciences from University of Michigan (2006). Katy lives in Houston with her husband and two children, and the family enjoys frequent vacations to anywhere with a proper winter.