About CEA Our Team

CEA Leadership Team, Staff Team & Board of Directors

Leadership Team

CEA serves its electricity industry members and their interests through the work of expert professionals, overseen by a Board of Directors made up of CEA corporate utility members.

Staff Team

Alex Kent,
Advisor, Transmission & Distribution Policy

Ana Santarem,
Government Relations Officer

Daniella Bidin,
Communications Officer

Danielle Vézina,
Administrative & Events Coordinator

Diana Dominique,
Program Manager, FTA, Legal and Technology

Doris Amo,
Receptionist/Accounting Clerk

Elizabeth West,
Executive Assistant to the President and CEO

Jay Wilson,
Manager, Risk Mitigation Programs and Assurance

Joelle Lancaster,
Reliability Analyst

Kelly McTavish,
Coordinator, Corporate Partners Program

Laura Cui, CPA, CGA,
Accounting Manager

Leah Michalopulos,
Manager, U.S. Affairs and Security

Patrick Farley,
Graphic Designer and Creative Manager

Rewa Mourad,
Communications Officer

Robin Yee,
Advisor, U.S. Affairs & Grid Security

Shahrzad Simab,
Senior Advisor, Climate Change & Clean Energy

Board of Directors

Chair, 2019

Ray Robinson, President and Chief Executive Officer
Saint John Energy, Saint John, New Brunswick

Past Chair, 2016-2017

Scott Thon, P Eng, President and Chief Executive Officer
AltaLink, Calgary, Alberta

Members

Anthony Haines, President and Chief Executive Officer
Toronto Hydro Corporation, Toronto, Ontario

Andrew Hall, President and Chief Executive Officer
Yukon Energy Corporation, Whitehorse, Yukon

Brian Vaasjo, President and Chief Executive Officer
Capital Power Corporation, Edmonton, Alberta

Bryce Conrad, President and Chief Executive Officer
Hydro Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario

Chris O’Riley, President & Chief Operating Officer
BC Hydro, Vancouver, British Columbia

Daniel St-Onge, Director, Energy, North America, Atlantic Operations
Rio Tinto Alcan, Montreal, Quebec

Élise Proulx, Vice President Communications and Government Affairs
Hydro-Québec, Montréal, Quebec

Gaëtan Thomas, President and Chief Executive Officer
New Brunswick Power Company, Fredericton, New Brunswick

Gianna Manes, President and Chief Executive Officer
ENMAX Corporation, Calgary, Alberta

Jay Grewal, President and Chief Executive Officer
Manitoba Hydro, Winnipeg, Manitoba

John Gaudet, President and Chief Executive Officer
Maritime Electric Company Ltd, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

John Kousinioris, Chief Growth Officer & President
TransAlta, Calgary, Alberta

Karen Hutt, President and Chief Executive Officer
Nova Scotia Power, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Ken Hartwick, President and Chief Executive Officer
Ontario Power Generation Inc, Toronto, Ontario

Mark Poweska, President and Chief Executive Officer
Hydro One Inc, Toronto, Ontario

Max Cananzi, President
Alectra Utilities, Hamilton, Ontario

— Chair of CEA S.E. Board Committee — 

Michael Mosher,
President and Chief Executive Officer
FortisAlberta Inc, Calgary, Alberta

Mike Marsh, President and Chief Executive Officer
SaskPower, Regina, Saskatchewan

Nicolas Bossé, Senior Vice President, Governmental & Regulatory Affairs
Brookfield Renewable Energy Group, Gatineau, Quebec

Noel Voykin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Territories Power Corporation
Hay River, Northwest Territories

Peter Alteen, President and Chief Executive Officer, Newfoundland Power Inc
St John’s, Newfoundland

Peter Gregg, President and Chief Executive Officer
Independent Electric System Operator, Toronto, Ontario

Sean Brett, Senior Vice President, Power & Storage
TC Energy, Calgary, Alberta

Stan Marshall, President and Chief Executive Officer
Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro, a Nalcor Energy Company, St John’s, Newfoundland

Rob Lister, President and Chief Executive Officer
Oakville Enterprises Corporation, Oakville, Ontario

Roger Dall’Antonia, President and Chief Executive Officer
FortisBC Inc, Kelowna, British Columbia

Wayne Stensby, Managing Director, Global Electricity Business
ATCO Power, Calgary, Alberta