Kathy McCrum, VP, HR and Safety, SaskPower
Kathy is currently the VP of HR and Safety at SaskPower. She is the culture champion leading the Op Ex strategy for the organization. She has leadership experience in the private and public sectors in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Her career experience has been spent within large, industrial / manufacturing where safety and culture were critical to the performance of the business. She spent thirteen years at CP Rail, holding various roles in HR, Operations and Business Development. In addition, traveled throughout North America as a key member of American Railway committees. Kathy also has leadership experience with the heavy equipment industry (CAT), where she played an instrumental role in developing a safety program, and worked with Caterpillar global leaders. She later led a team within the refining sector in Saskatchewan toward a common set of Operational Excellence disciplines. Kathy sits on two boards, and became a certified executive coach in 2017.