Dr. DeAnn Craig

PE Hall of Fame Class of 2022

Dr. DeAnn Craig was the first female president of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers. She earned five degrees from Mines: two bachelor’s, two master’s and a PhD in petroleum engineering. Craig advanced her career in drilling and production strategy into leadership positions in international oil and gas. She was an adjunct professor in the petroleum engineering department and served on the university’s Board of Trustees and the Colorado School of Mines Foundation’s Board of Governors. Craig died in 2019.