Colleen is a finance and business leader with a successful track record for improving financial and operational results across diverse industries. Her background is anchored in finance and performance improvement; she has also held roles in operations and business development. Her strategic focus and data-driven analytical approach combined with her ability to engage stakeholders at all levels of an organization, from the front lines to the C-suite, and across functional areas are keys to her successes. Colleen is able to connect the big picture with the details and remain solution focused while meeting stakeholders where they are.
Colleen holds an MBA from the University of Western Ontario, Richard Ivey School of Business; a Bachelor of Commerce from The University of British Columbia. She is a CPA, CMA, (Certified Management Accountant, Chartered Professional Accountant) and holds the Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) from the Institute of Internal Auditors. Colleen is also Prosci Change Management Certified.
Her industry experience includes: Construction | Resource & Clean Energy | Healthcare | Railways | Non-Profit | Urban Transportation | Forest Products | Publishing.