Thursday, January 30, 2014
Atlantica Centre for Energy Announces New President
Stephen MacMackin, Chairman of the Board of the Atlantica Centre for Energy, announced today that Colleen Mitchell has been confirmed by the Board of Directors as President of the Atlantica Centre for Energy. Ms. Mitchell brings a wealth of experience in the energy, engineering and transportation sectors to the role.
"The members of the Centre are excited to have Colleen lead the organization. Her background in petroleum, engineering and transportation is well suited to this role. Colleen will continue to strengthen the Centre's position as the thought leader for the regional energy sector," stated MacMackin
Ms. Mitchell joins the Atlantica Centre for Energy after long-tenured positions with Irving Oil and ADI Group Inc., plus senior roles at the Port of Saint John and the Saint John Airport.
“I am pleased to accept this role and bring together the community, government and others interested in the sustainable development of the region’s energy resources. There are many opportunities ahead and I am excited about their potential impact on the future of this region,” commented Ms. Mitchell.