Title: Senior Lead, Renewable Energy
Office: Calgary, Alberta
Leslie is a registered Professional Biologist with over 16 years of experience as a consultant and as a developer. She has a strong background in renewable energy, having worked on numerous wind and solar projects across Canada and in the US. Leslie has worked with leaders in the renewable energy sector on small- and large-scale projects ranging from 10 to 400 megawatts in total nameplate capacity.
Her focus over the past decade has been in environmental assessments, regulatory permitting, application preparation, and compliance. She has a strong technical background with proficiency in leading multidisciplinary teams, regulatory consultation, data analysis, technical writing, and has recent regulatory hearing experience. Leslie has developed sound working relationships with regulators and trusted relationships with her clients. She has guided clients through the assessment and permitting stages, and supported them during construction. As a developer, Leslie gained valuable experience relative to the operational side of the renewable energy sector allowing her to bring a full project life-cycle approach to her work.
Leslie effectively communicates complex technical information to her clients while offering transparency and creative solutions. She prides herself on her ability to efficiently deliver a high quality product to her clients.