Chevron Salt Lake
Mitra Kashanchi is the Refinery Manager for the Chevron Salt Lake Refinery, a position she has held since March 2017.
Ms. Kashanchi began her career with Chevron 26 years ago. Previously, she served as Refinery Business Manager for the Richmond Refinery Hydro Processing Business Unit. In 2012, she was the Operations Manager at the Chevron refinery in Burnaby, British Columbia. From 1991 to 2012, she worked at the El Segundo Refinery in various roles, including as Operations Section Head. As Section Head of the Refinery Systems Divisions, she was responsible for three cogeneration units, the water treatment unit, blending, and shipping and wharf operations.
Mitra earned a bachelor’s degree in Applied Chemistry from Iran National University. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering and a master’s degree in Physical Chemistry, both from California State University, Long Beach.
Mitra has two daughters. One recently graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles and now works in the Bay Area. The other is currently studying Chemistry and Materials Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her husband of 29 years, Ryan, is with Remax Premier-Realty.