Sara Jane Snook is a professional engineer who has held leadership positions in energy development, corporate finance and environmental regulation. She is a Director of the Canadian Academy of Engineers. She holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Engineering from Dalhousie University as well as a Management Development Certificate from the University of Calgary.
Ms. Snook is a former Deputy Minister at the Nova Scotia Department of Environment, a former Board Member of the National Energy Board and of the Canada Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, a corporate banker with a major Canadian bank, a significant contributor at a large multinational oil company, and a long time member of the public service with the Nova Scotia provincial government.
Ms. Snook is a member of Engineers Nova Scotia, the Alberta Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists, the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the Institute of Corporate Directors.