Leading a responsible energy future starts with respect and the recognition that our performance impacts many stakeholders. Our stakeholders trust us with significant responsibility that we honor through consistent engagement, transparency and two-way communication.
Regular interaction with those who both impact and are impacted by our business allows us to listen, educate and deepen those relationships that matter most to our operational conduct.
Stakeholder Engagement Goals
Respect & Transparency
|Stakeholder Type||Engagement||Frequency||2020 Topics of Interest|
|Academic||Outreach to universities in our operating areas||Regular, ongoing||Emissions-reducing technology research, recruiting|
|Business Partners||Certifications||Regular, ongoing||Emissions-reducing technology, responsibly sourced gas, e-frac|
|Contractors and Suppliers||Safety and Code of Conduct education, employee engagement, ethics helpline, dedicated chk.com section and portal||Regular and ongoing, ethics helpline 24/7||COVID-19 response and safety, contract renegotiations, operational and financial performance, company emergence strategy|
|Community||Owner Relations team interactions, employee engagement, donation request process, emergency responder trainings||Regular employee engagement, donation reviews three times per year, emergency responder meetings or trainings||Financial restructuring, future company investments, ongoing operations, COVID-19 response|
|Employees||Town hall and other leadership meetings, HR business partner interactions, trainings, performance management and professional development opportunities, intranet and email communications, ethics helpline||Regular and ongoing, intranet and ethics helpline 24/7||COVID-19 response and safety, business continuity, financial performance|
|Government and Regulatory||Meetings, agency interactions, Political Action Committee (PAC) activities, lobbying activities||Regular, ongoing||Climate and emissions, compliance, COVID-19 response, business continuity, company emergence strategy|
|Industry Peers||Industry forums, trade association meetings and events||Regular, ongoing||COVID-19 response, community engagement, financial performance, climate and air emissions, environmental impact, safety|
|Investors||Annual meeting of shareholders, conferences and road shows, financial reports, Board and Investor Relations team contact, earnings statements and calls, dedicated chk.com section||Regular and ongoing, regular meeting and conference participation, annual meeting of shareholders in May and quarterly earnings communications, website 24/7||Financial performance, emergence strategy, GHG emissions, water management, community engagement strategy|
|Media||Press releases, social media, self-published materials, leadership interviews and phone calls, Media team contact||Regular, ongoing||Financial performance, company emergence strategy, employee impact, COVID-19 response|
|Owners||Owner Relations team interactions, employee engagement, ethics helpline, dedicated chk.com section and portal||Regular and ongoing, ethics helpline and websites available 24/7||Royalty check questions, impact from bankruptcy, maintenance and reclamation repairs, operational schedule|
|Special Interest Groups||Memberships and meetings, employee engagement, phone calls and other subject matter expert interactions, ratings and reviews||Regular, ongoing||Climate and environmental disclosures, governance and risk, diversity, human rights|