Deborah Kirsch is the Subject Matter Expert Supervisor for the contracting and materials group in ExxonMobil Development Company. Her group provides contracting support for ExxonMobil’s upstream major capital projects worldwide, including development, negotiation and administration of associated EPC contracts. Deborah and her group also provides advice and support in claims management and mitigation. Deborah has experience on multiple upstream project management teams including expatriate assignments in Japan and the Middle East. Deborah holds a BBA from Texas Tech University and a J.D. from South Texas College of Law. She is a native Houstonian.