Kris Torberson values the ability to make a difference through the Tiffany Circle, especially in a way that leaves a sustaining legacy. Following this value, she took it upon herself to revitalize her own Tiffany Circle chapter and serves as the Chapter Chair. In addition to her Tiffany Circle National Council role, Kris is a Legacy Society Member, and a Bonnie McElveen-Hunter member. Kris is also a member of her Chapter’s Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Philanthropy Committee, and Mission and Volunteer Committee.
Kris values each line of service of the Red Cross and has spent a significant amount of time volunteering following hurricanes on the Gulf Coast. Her Tiffany Circle community gave her the opportunity to work alongside like-minded women with diverse talents that come together for the betterment of humankind.
During her career, Kris worked for Shell, Motiva, Mobil and Exxon Mobil in a variety of domestic and international roles. She has also served in leadership roles such as Strategy and Business Development for Motiva Refining, Business Manager for the Motiva JV Separation and Technology Director for Motiva Enterprises.
A native of New Orleans, Kris enjoys traveling, live music and fresh air activities. During retirement, she continues to follow these passions along with sampling great wine and food, and reading for pleasure.