3rd Energy Transition Forum 2022 Distinguished Confirmed Speakers Include


Scyller J. Borglum

Vice President, Underground Storage Market, Energy, WSP USA
Rapid City, South Dakota

Dr. Scyller Borglum serves as WSP USA’s Vice President, Underground Storage in the Energy National Business Line. She is involved in CO2 sequestration projects with injection wells and depleted reservoirs, hydrogen storage, and salt cavern development for temporary gas storage. She brings more than a decade of experience in upstream petroleum engineering and geological engineering research. Dr. Borglum worked in oil fields up and down the Rocky Mountain Front, in Texas, and in the Bakken, North Dakota. Her petroleum engineering work focused mainly on upstream activities as she worked for a service company, an independent, and a major. Dr. Borglum conducted geomechanical studies on various salt and rock types while in graduate school and while working at RESPEC, a world renowned geomechanical testing laboratory. She served as an Oak Ridge Institute of Science and Education Fellow at the National Energy Technology Laboratory in Morgantown, WV. Dr. Borglum is not only published in her academic fields, petroleum and geological engineering, but she also co-authored the textbook, The Fossil Fuel Revolution: Shale Gas and Tight Oil. During her time as elected Representative in the South Dakota State Legislature, Dr. Borglum worked on policies and legislation addressing cradle to grave energy development decommissioning requirements.