Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Sproule Strengthens Board with a New Independent Director
CALGARY, Canada – January 25 2023 – Sproule is pleased to announce the appointment of a new individual to the board of directors, bringing the number of board members to five. New board member Sheila Leggett brings deep experience as an entrepreneur, advisor, and board member in the environmental management space and broader energy market. Sheila provides a combination of executive oversight experience, and governance expertise. In addition, she offers strategic and regulatory perspectives in the energy industry, viewed through a risk management lens.
“We are pleased that Sheila has joined Sproule’s board as an Independent Director,” says Jim Chisholm, Sproule’s President and CEO. “Her profound understanding of the energy sector and regulatory bodies, bolstered by her expertise in executive governance, strengthens our long-term growth strategy.”
Sheila has worked at the intersection of energy and the environment throughout her career and serves on various corporate, not-for-profit and government agency boards. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Biology from McGill University and a master’s degree in Biology from the University of Calgary. She also has the ICD.D. designation from the ICD-Rotman Director’s education program.
Sheila is a Senior Fellow with the CD Howe Institute and was an inaugural member of the Calgary Regional Ambassador Council for Women Get on Board. She is currently the Chair of the International Standards Organization Committee responsible for the ISO 14000 environmental management standards, the Board Chair for Cielo Waste Solutions Corp. (CMC.V), and the Advisory Board for Nutana Power Ltd.
“As an independent member of Sproule’s board, I will provide an open and honest perspective based on my experience,” says Sheila Leggett. “I am passionate about identifying strategic opportunities and look forward to working with Sproule.”
Sproule is a global energy consulting and advisory firm that helps companies, investors, and governments understand value and risk in an increasingly complex energy market. Clients value our solutions and stakeholder confidence in decisions. Sproule offers trusted advice on evolving energy markets, including decarbonization strategies, net zero pathways, independent assurance for resource reports, optimized turn-key asset management solutions, and strategic advice on M&A transactions across the energy value chain.
Nicole Ronsky, Marketing Manager