Since launching in July 2018, over 300 associates have joined Women on Boards. Based on our last year survey, our target respondents report the following:
26% of members have joined a Board
62% have made advantageous connections
73% have become more ‘Board-Ready’
Leslie Dunning has been engaged in governance for a variety of local, provincial and national organizations. She retired from Golf Canada’s Board of Directors in February 2020 after eleven years; including service as volunteer President in 2018. As a not-for-profit organization leader, she has led initiatives on diversity & inclusion, Indigenous engagement and volunteer services. She also serves as an advisor, coach and mentor to both governance and management leaders in the not-for-profit sector.
"I am thrilled to join Pieridae's board and contribute to the success of this progressive Canadian company. Pieridae's commitment to ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) including: reduction in green house gas emissions; advancement of indigenous relations and employment; and, increasing women on its board and executive team all contribute to increasing stakeholder value at this important time for the company, our province and country."
I am pleased to share with you the press release of my recent election to the board of directors of Pieridae Energy Inc. (TSX:PEA): https://pieridaeenergy.com/news.
Founded in 2011, Pieridae Energy Inc., a majority Canadian owned corporation based in Calgary, is focused on the development of integrated energy-related activities, from the exploration and extraction of natural gas to the development, construction and operation of the Goldboro LNG facility and the production of LNG for sale to Europe and other markets.