President and Chief Executive Officer
Jennifer Martin is the President and CEO of TELUS Spark. It was her vision that in 2011 that guided the completion of the first new purpose-built science centre in Canada in over 25 years. This vision of a next-generation science centre, with a new role of active engagement in and with the community, was honed over more than 30 years of experience, starting with Science North in Sudbury, Canada. As a young biologist, Jennifer began her career developing the “nature exchange” concept and leading a team to recover a fin whale skeleton, still permanently on display at Science North.