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SPE Canada Staff

  • Kristin Briard, Senior Manager, Canadian Activities
  • Jinny Bae, Events and Training Specialist
  • Rachel Paulson, Events & Marketing Coordinator
  • Shefali Jariwala, Finance Manager
  • Jill Thomas, Senior Regional Activities Specialist, Gulf Coast; Western; and Southwestern NA Regions
  • Blaine Horner, Senior Regional Activities Specialist, Canada; Rocky Mountain; and Latin America & Caribbean Regions
  • Kristin Trempner, Calgary Section and SPECEF Coordinator
  • Zain Al Radaideh, Regional Activities Senior Coordinator Americas
  • Mahesh Jayaraman, Technical and Professional Activities Manager

SPE Canada Board of Directors

Manages SPE Canada activities in accordance with the administrative and fiscal policies of the SPE International Board of Directors.

Cam Matthews

Past Chair  SPE Canada Board
Cam Matthews
C-FER Technologies
Term ends September 2021

Jodi Anhorn

Director — SPE Canada Board
Jodi Anhorn
GLJ Petroleum Consultants 
Term ends September 2022

Mary Ann Clark

Director – SPE Canada Board
Mary Ann Clark
TAQA North
Term ends September 2022

Todd Zahacy

Director – SPE Canada Board
Todd Zahacy
C-FER Technologies
Term ends September 2021

Lyle Burke

Chair – SPE Canada Board
Lyle Burke
Devon Canada
Term ends September 2021

Jennifer Fallon

Director – SPE Canada Board
Jennifer Fallon
ExxonMobil Canada
Term ends September 2022

Ashley Ramsden-Wood

Director – SPE Canada Board
Ashley Ramsden-Wood
Hemisphere Energy
Term ends September 2023

Karen Nielsen

Director – SPE Canada Board
Karen Nielsen
Seven Generations Energy
Term ends September 2023

SPE Canadian Educational Foundation Board of Directors

Supports educational programs and activities, endowment of Chairs, and scholarships operated by other non-profit groups, organizations, and Canadian educational institutions for the purposes of promoting, educating, or disseminating information related to, the petroleum industry.

  • Melanie Popp, Chair, geoLogic Systems
  • John Graham, Suncor Energy
  • Douglas MacDonald, Aucerna
  • Vanessa White, Alberta Innovates
  • Lisa Rollins, Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI)
  • Tareq Chowdhury, Stack'd Consulting, Inc.
  • Gaetan Gobeil, Catapult Water Midstream
  • Lesley James, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Sarah Vandaiyar, CEPA/TC Energy
  • David Langille, Shell Canada
  • Erin Madro, Cenovus