Cindy Hassler is corporate communications manager for Newfield Exploration Company, an independent energy company headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas. She joined Newfield in 2012, and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the company’s external and internal communications efforts, including branding, advertising, media and community relations, executive messaging, crisis communications, websites, events, collateral and social media. Hassler has more than 30 years of professional corporate communications experience working with companies like Schlumberger Oilfield Services where she served as global marketing communications manager for the company’s Data and Consulting Services and also its SIS business. She also worked with Halliburton Landmark as director of communications and Shell Chemical Company. She serves on the communications committees for American Petroleum Institute, American Exploration and Production Council and Oklahoma Oil and Gas Association. Hassler has a journalism degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia.