Kate Chisholm, Q.C, Senior Vice President, Legal and External Relations
Mrs. Chisholm is responsible for Legal, Regulatory & Compliance, Government Relations, External and Investor Relations, and Environmental Policy.
Mrs. Chisholm served as EPCOR’s Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, directing all legal, regulatory and environmental affairs for EPCOR, EPLP (now CPILP), and their subsidiaries.
Mrs. Chisholm obtained her BA from Mount Allison University, her LLB from the University of Alberta, and her MBA from Queen’s University. She was called to the Alberta Bar in 1989 and has practiced law within the energy industry since that time. She has appeared before the Alberta Energy and Utilities Board, the British Columbia Utilities Commission, the Ontario Energy Board, the National Energy Board and the (U.S.) Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
Mrs. Chisholm has provided counsel and expert witness testimony in numerous electric utility hearings, including those arising from the restructuring of the Alberta electricity industry. In 2008, Mrs. Chisholm was awarded the prestigious Robert V.A. Jones Award for excellence in corporate counsel service.