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QUEST Canada Appoints New Board Member, Karen White

Jan 11, 2023

QUEST Canada Appoints New Board Member, Karen White

January 11, 2023–Today, QUEST Canada announces the appointment of its newest board member, Karen White, Vice President, NATIONAL Public Relations. This new appointment brings the total number of QUEST Canada board members to 11.

White holds a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from Mount Saint Vincent University as well as a Master’s of Business Administration from St. Mary’s University. She brings a wealth of experience from the energy sector, with particular expertise in stakeholder engagement, advocacy, public consultation, communications, and strategic counsel on complex and high-profile regulatory, policy, and public affairs files. White has also held previous board appointments with the Maritimes Energy Association, and Net Zero Atlantic.

“We’re thrilled to announce that QUEST Canada’s Board of Directors has elected and appointed Karen White as its newest member. With plans for an ambitious 2023, we couldn’t be more pleased to welcome White to the board, who will support the organization’s efforts to empower local communities across Canada on their pathway to net-zero.”

Tonja Leach

Directeur exécutif, QUEST Canada

“Energy sector development has long been a passion and a professional and personal interest. Joining the QUEST Canada board provides the perfect platform to engage in important national and regional conversations to help advance key priorities and help communities realize their net-zero goals.” 

Karen White

Vice President, NATIONAL Public Relations

For a complete list of QUEST Canada’s National Board of Directors and their board roles, please visit https://questcanada.org/about-us/#board

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À propos de QUEST Canada

QUEST Canada est un organisme national à but non lucratif qui soutient les collectivités canadiennes dans leur cheminement vers la consommation nette zéro. Depuis 2007, nous facilitons les connexions, donnons du pouvoir aux champions communautaires et influençons les décideurs pour mettre en œuvre des systèmes énergétiques efficaces et intégrés qui répondent le mieux aux besoins des communautés et maximisent les opportunités locales. Nous développons des outils et des ressources, nous réunissons les parties prenantes et les détenteurs de droits et nous conseillons les décideurs - tout cela dans le but d'encourager et de permettre aux communautés de contribuer aux objectifs de consommation nette zéro du Canada. Pour en savoir plus sur QUEST Canada, visitez notre site Web : www.questcanada.org.

Contact presse

Pour organiser un entretien, veuillez contacter :

Melissa Schweyer
Chef principal, Communications
t : 866-494-2770 poste 704
e : [email protected]

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Tonja Leach Headshot

Tonja Leach, Executive Director at QUEST Canada

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“We’re thrilled to announce that QUEST Canada’s Board of Directors has elected and appointed Karen White as its newest member. With plans for an ambitious 2023, we couldn’t be more pleased to welcome White to the board, who will support the organization’s efforts to empower local communities across Canada on their pathway to net-zero.”

Karen White

Karen White, Vice President at NATIONAL Public Relations

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“Energy sector development has long been a passion and a professional and personal interest. Joining the QUEST Canada board provides the perfect platform to engage in important national and regional conversations to help advance key priorities and help communities realize their net-zero goals.” 

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