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

Mouktar Abdillahi,
Manager, Media and Events (Acting)

Doris Amo,
Receptionist/Accounting Clerk

Asuka Boehm,
Data Analyst

Justin Crewson, MA, MPP,
Director, Transmission and Distribution Policy

Jay Wilson,
Manager, Risk Mitigation Programs and Assurance

Joelle Lancaster,
Advisor, Issues Management & Emerging Standards

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

Peter Poruks,
Manager, Transmission and Distribution Policy

Laura Cui, CPA, CGA,
Accounting Manager

Jessica Daoud,
Government Relations Officer

Diana Dominique,
Program Manager, FTA, Legal and Technology

Megan Falle,
Senior Advisor, Legislative and Regulatory Affairs (Environment)

Janice Garcia,
Corporate Secretary and Membership Services Manager

Elizabeth West,
Executive Assistant to the President and CEO

Patrick Farley,
Graphic Designer and Creative Manager

Kelly McTavish,
Coordinator, Meetings and Events

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

Sarah Nolan,
Manager, Government Strategy

Marsha Voltaire,
Officer, Communications

Shahrzad Simab,
Senior Advisor, Climate Change & Clean Energy

Board of Directors

Chair, 2018

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

David G. Hutchens, President and Chief Executive Officer, Tucson Electric Power
and Interim President and Chief Executive Officer
FortisAlberta Inc, Calgary, Alberta

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

Max Cananzi, President
Alectra Utilities, Hamilton, Ontario

— Chair of CEA S.E. Board Committee — 

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

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

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

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

Jay Grewal, President and Chief Executive Officer
Northwest Territories Power Corporation, Hay River, Northwest Territories

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

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

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

Karl Johannson, Executive Vice President and President, Canada and Mexico Natural Gas Pipelines & Energy
TransCanada, Calgary, Alberta

John Kousinioris, Chief Legal and Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary
TransAlta, Calgary, Alberta

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

Ken Hartwick, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Ontario Power Generation Inc, Toronto, Ontario

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

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

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

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

Jocelyn Perry, President and Chief Executive Officer
Newfoundland Power Inc, St John’s, Newfoundland

Paul Dobson, Acting President and Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Hydro One Inc, Toronto, Ontario

Kelvin A. Shepherd, P Eng, President and Chief Executive Officer
Manitoba Hydro, Winnipeg, Manitoba

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

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

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