“The Naked Ugly Truth: Embracing leadership lessons” with Regina Jones, Chief Legal Officer at Baker Hughes.
Regina Jones, Chief Legal Officer for Baker Hughes, talks about her career journey and personal life on a podcast. Growing up in Memphis as a black girl, she knew she wanted to be a lawyer but had no role models at the time.
Regina overcame a brain tumor while working and attending law school. She worked for top energy companies in leadership positions and believes her diversity presented an opportunity to differentiate herself. Regina emphasizes the importance of reassessing career paths to reach goals and discusses the impact motherhood had on her career, including challenges of prematurity and loss. Her husband is a motivator and counselor.
Held global roles in complex legal environments.
Worked at El Paso Energy while attending law school and battling a brain tumor.
Assess and reassess your career path to understand your next step towards your goal.