Vice President, Salt Lake City Refinery, Tesoro Companies, Inc.

Karma Thomson is vice president, Salt Lake City Refinery. She is accountable for safe, reliable and profitable operation of this strategic asset. During her tenure, the refinery has had significant capital investment and expanded its production. Previously, she was vice president of environment, health, safety and security for Tesoro Companies, Inc, where she developed Tesoro’s social responsibility strategy. Karma also held the operating and EH&S Manager positions at the Tesoro Los Angeles Refinery. Karma has more than 25 years of refining experience and has held a variety of positions in operations, human resources, capital projects and environment, health and safety.