Q & A with Elise
Q: Where did you complete your MBA and why did you join DCP Midstream?
A: I completed my MBA at the Leeds School of Business. Go Buffs. Our school is known for innovation and a lot of start ups have actually come out of Leeds. I joined DCP because I had the opportunity to really choose my own adventure and have three different roles that I wanted to do.
Q: What has surprised you the most about DCP Midstream?
A: The approachability of our senior leadership team. Here at DCP we have an open door policy that we really adhere to and the senior leaders are there to answer any questions you may have.
Q: What have you liked most about working at DCP Midstream?
A: The people, are fantastic and make the company a spectacular place to work.
Q:What rotations have you completed thus far? What did you learn?
A: My rotations have been customized and I rotated through the HR group and the Project Execution group; my first rotation was in HR and prior to that. I had no experience in HR but working with the team I was able to develop an analytics platform to help the HR team better serve their customers which is the business.
Q: If you could give advice for any new LEAP candidates what would this be?
A: Don't be frightened to try something new. If it's outside your comfort zone go for it, you’ll figure it out and learn so much from it.