UPDATED ON: Thursday, February 10, 2000
Canadian Electricity Association (CEA):
From The Globe and Mail
The Board of Directors of the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Marie-José Nadeau as Chair of the Association.
Ms Nadeau is currently Executive Vice President - Corporate Affairs and Secretary General. As such, she is in charge of legal affairs, communications, government and institutional affairs, as well as regulatory affairs and industrial safety. She also manages the secretariat for Hydro-Québec's Board of Directors and its subsidiaries.
Prior to her current position, Ms Nadeau served as Corporate Secretary and, subsequently, Executive Vice President - Human Resources at Hydro-Québec. She has also held various strategic positions in the Québec government at the ministère de l'Environnement (environment ministry) and the ministère de l'Énergie et des Resources (energy and resources ministry).
Ms Nadeau represents Hydro-Québec on various boards. She also sits on the boards of Rolland Inc., the Grands Ballets Canadiens, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, and the Orford Arts Centre.
Founded in 1891, CEA is the national forum and voice of the evolving electricity industry in Canada. The Association's members produce 95 per cent of Canada's electricity, manage assets of more than $150 billion and employ 85,000 Canadians.