Since starting her clean tech journey in 2005, Sheila has accumulated over 16 years in grant program operations and fund management, servicing various sizes of companies and academia. This provided opportunities to grow and support innovation across a variety of sectors, and work with teams in building sustainable relationships with public, private, and governmental organizations. As part of Alberta Innovates’ Clean Resources team, Sheila is committed to supporting the transition to an adaptable and inclusive clean economy while working with stakeholders to achieve Alberta’s 2030 targets for innovation, commercialization, and sustainability.
Sheila holds a BSc in Psychology from Bishop’s University, and a Masters in Biotechnology (MBiotech) from the University of Toronto.
The global population is quickly driving towards 8 billion people and more, the need for concrete action to address societal, economical and environmental issues is ever pressing and of critical importance.