Nov. 26, 2019

Notice of 2020 MEA Board of Directors Nominees and Acclamation


Article by The Maritimes Energy Association


Notice of the 2020 Board of Directors Nominees and Acclamations

As per Section 7.2 of The Maritimes Energy Association bylaws the Nominations and Elections Committee determined of the five open positions, two Directors shall be Members at Large, one Director shall represent Prince Edward Island, one Director shall represent New Brunswick and one Director shall be from the Oil & Gas Sector.

Members at Large - Nominees
The Nominations & Elections Committee received three nominations for the Member at Large positions.  One was withdrawn after the Nomination period closed and therefore the two remaining nominees are acclaimed:

David Brushett, Energy Manager, HRM Efficiency Nova Scotia

Martin Rovers, Director of Strategic Initiatives Nova Scotia Power (Emera)​

 

New Brunswick Director - Nominee
The Nominations & Elections Committee has received two nominations for the New Brunswick Director position.  One was withdrawn after the Nomination period closed and therefore the position is filled by acclamation:  

Karen White, Associate Vice President National PR

 

Prince Edward Island Director - Nominee
The Nominations & Elections Committee has received one nomination for the Prince Edward Island Director position. This nomination has been accepted, and therefore the position is filled by acclamation:  

Josée Roy, Regional Commercial Manager Terrapure

 

Oil & Gas - Nominee
The Nominations & Elections Committee has received one nomination for the Oil & Gas Director position.  This nomination has been accepted, and therefore the position is filled by acclamation:  

Chris MacAulay, Vice President Engineering, Construction & Operations Heritage Gas

 

Incoming Chair 2020

In accordance with Section 8.2 of The Maritimes Energy Association bylaws, the Vice-Chair elected at the first Board meeting of the preceding year will succeed as Chair for a one-year term.

Richard Edwards, Port Services Area Manager Atlantic Towing

 

Ex officio Board Member - Past Chair

Andrew Blackmer, Partner Dillon Consulting

 

If you have any questions about this process, please contact:

Louise Hawkins

Member Relations Coordinator

(902) 425 4285

Elections@MaritimesEnergy.com  

 

2020 Elections Committee:

Chair: Richard Edwards, Vice Chair, The Maritimes Energy Association and Port Services Area Manager, Atlantic Towing

Amy Pellerin, Renewable Energy Director, The Maritimes Energy Association and Senior Development Manager, Natural Forces

Paul Sanford, Regional Business Development Leader, Stantec

Staff: Louise Hawkins, Member Relations Coordinator, The Maritimes Energy Association