Donald Lowry, Chairman
Donald Lowry is an executive advisor to EPCOR, having retired from the position of President and CEO of EPCOR on March 6, 2013, a position he held since January 1998. Prior to joining EPCOR, Mr. Lowry spent more than 20 years in the telecommunications industry, including six years as President and Chief Operating Officer of TELUS Communications Inc.
Mr. Lowry graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Honours), followed by a Master of Business Administration degree. He is a graduate of the Harvard Advanced Management Program and the Banff School of Management.
Mr. Lowry is past chair of the Canadian Electricity Association, the non-executive chair of Canadian Oil Sands Limited, and serves as a director on several other boards, including the Conference Board of Canada, the Canadian Electricity Association and the TELUS Community Foundation. He was recognized in 2010 as Alberta Venture’s Business Person of the Year.