The development of the Resource Kit for Hiring and Retaining Internationally Trained Workers for the Canadian Electricity and Renewables Sector was made possible by the participation and support of the following:

The Internationally Trained Workers (ITW) Project Steering Committee:

Lynn Meloney

HR Specialist – Learning and Development
Emera Utility Services
Project Chair

 

Farah Alexis

HR Consultant
Hydro One

 

Nirav Patel

Manager, Recruitment Solutions and Diversity
Ontario Power Generation

 

Kevin Joseph

Project Manager
Electricity Human Resources Canada

 

Shirley Smirle

Senior Advisor
NHQ – Foreign Credentials Referral Office
Citizenship and Immigration Canada

 

Michelle Branigan

Chief Executive Officer
Electricity Human Resources Canada

 

Norm Fraser

Chief Operating Officer
Hydro Ottawa
EHRC Chair

 

Research Consultants:

Graybridge Malkam 

Sara Delaney

Prince Ehoro

Denise McLean

 

In addition, we would like to acknowledge the generous time and support of the employers and internationally trained workers, immigrant-serving agencies, professional associations, educational institutions, unions and other key stakeholders who were consulted as part of the development of this Resource Kit.