Jennifer Osterhaus has worked for BP for over 17 years, mostly in support of deepwater operations in the Gulf of Mexico. For the last 10 years, Jennifer has held operations and engineering leadership roles on the Thunder Horse and Mad Dog platforms as well as on a central Engineering Team in the Gulf of Mexico.
On the Thunder Horse and Mad Dog platforms, Jennifer links the onshore and offshore operations, managing process safety and defect elimination activities, and providing overall prioritization and oversight to all activities on the assets' complex schedules.
On the Engineering team, Jennifer managed the technical work in the Process, Process Safety, and Mechanical disciplines working closely with discipline experts to solve technical problems across BP’s fleet. Jennifer has a strong passion for process safety and led the region's process surveillance program for many years.
Outside of work, Jennifer enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and 3 children.