Sea Change 2019

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Brenda Heelan Powell

Some of Brenda’s earliest memories are of family trips exploring Alberta’s natural beauty… the mountains, the badlands, the forests, the prairies. As a science student at the University of Alberta, Brenda’s budding interest in environmental issues grew and she became intrigued by how decisions and laws affecting our environment are made (which led to law […]

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Andrew Stephens

Andrew Stephens is a seasoned oil and gas executive with 35+ years of experience with Suncor Energy Inc and predecessor companies. When Andrew retired from Suncor in 2012, he was Senior Vice-President, Business Services reporting to the CEO and President. In this role, he led Suncor’s information, supply chain and field logistics services. As a […]

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Jolanta Wagner

Prof. dr hab. Jolanta Wagner is a Graduate of the Strzeminski Academy of Art Lodz (Diploma in 1973). Since 1974, she taught at the Academy and became a professor there in 2002. Jolanta runs the Interdisciplinary Studio at the Faculty of Industrial and Interior Design at the Strzeminski Academy of Art Lodz. Her artistic activity […]

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Glen Murray

Until very recently, Glen Murray was the executive director of the Pembina Institute. Prior to joining the Institute, Glen was an Ontario cabinet minister, and oversaw several portfolios, including transportation; training, colleges, and universities; research and innovation, and most recently, environment and climate change. In his role as environment minister, Glen led the development and […]

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Joe Hruska

Joe Hruska is Vice-President of Sustainability at the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) where he leads the development and execution of sustainability, advocacy, and partnership programs to promote solutions that increase the recycling and recovery of plastics at end-of-life and that reduce marine litter. Joe Hruska brings to this position a wealth of experience from […]

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Bill Stitt

William (Bill) Stitt is the General Manager, Calgary Operations, for Cascades Recovery+, a division of Cascades Canada ULC. In August 2018, Bill started his 40th year of Service in the Recycling Industry and he is a two time Past President of the Recycling Council of Alberta. Since 1990, Bill has been the Contract Manager for […]

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Allen Langdon

As the President and CEO of Encorp Pacific (Canada), Allen oversees the most successful used beverage container management program in Canada with a mandate to develop, manage and improve systems to recover used packaging and end-of-life products from consumers and ensure that they are properly recycled and not land-filled or incinerated. Through its Return-It collection […]

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