Shelly Heuser is Senior Vice President, Supply Chain and IT for TPC Group. In this role, Ms. Heuser has transformed all aspects of TPC’s supply chain—procurement, site optimization, logistics, and customer service driving significant value improvements across the chain. She has also implemented a robust Cybersecurity program to ensure the integrity of data and systems while also enabling technology improvements to support business growth. While serving as Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, she also served as the Interim Vice President of Human Resources where she led the development of the Company’s cultural values to drive employee engagement, people development and enhanced business results. She also leads the board of the TPC All for One Foundation, which was established to support employees who face personal hardships. Ms. Heuser joined TPC Group in 2010.
Prior to TPC Group, Ms. Heuser was with Lyondell-Equistar Chemicals and LyondellBasell, one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. From 2008 to 2010, she was Divisional VP-GM of Manufacturing, responsible for more than 1,200 associates in eight North American sites that generated revenues of $5 billion. Earlier, she led world-wide Operational Excellence Management Systems, Process Risk Management and Six Sigma. From 2002 to 2006, Ms. Heuser was Site Manager for two different polymer plants in Texas. Prior still, (1990-2002) she served in Human Resources, Engineering and Business Analyst roles.
Since 2016, Ms. Heuser has been a member of the Executive Advisory Board for the Institute of Supply Management (ISM). In the civic arena, she was elected to the United Way Women’s Initiative Steering Committee in 2018; she’s been a member of this organization since 2016.
Ms. Heuser earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Houston.
About TPC Group
TPC Group is a recognized global leader in producing value-added products derived from petrochemical raw materials such as C4 hydrocarbons, and a provider of critical infrastructure and logistics services along the Gulf Coast. We deliver a diverse range of quality products to chemical and petroleum-based companies worldwide. Our employees are committed to safely making these products in a manner that is protective of our environment and respectful of the communities where we have operations. Integrity is stamped into everything we do – from the quality of chemicals we produce to the dependable services we provide.
With an operating history of 75 years, we are the largest independent processor of crude C4 and a leader in North America across all our major product lines.